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Hate Crimes

Hate crimes are hard to define and prosecute.

Crime will affect the midterms, but not in the way you think

Hate crime laws won’t actually prevent anti-Asian hate crimes

The conspiracy theories behind the anti-Semitic violence in New York

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Amy Klobuchar releases plan to fight hate crimes in wake of El Paso shooting

“I’m outraged and you should be too”: El Paso condemns racism and bigotry in wake of shooting

The top House Republican is blaming video games for the weekend’s mass shootings

Neo-Nazi who drove car into Charlottesville crowd given second life sentence

A black teenager was listening to rap music. A white man allegedly killed him for it.

Man accused of burning black Louisiana churches charged with federal hate crimes

Black churches in Louisiana see $1.9 million surge in donations after fire at Notre Dame Cathedral

FBI director: White nationalist violence is a “persistent, pervasive threat”

Facebook is finally banning white nationalist content

The New Zealand shooter’s manifesto shows how white nationalist rhetoric spreads

Empire will cut Jussie Smollett’s scenes from the rest of the season

Empire’s Jussie Smollett was assaulted in Chicago in a possible hate crime

An evangelical group is trying to strip LGBTQ protections from an anti-lynching bill

What the death of Jazmine Barnes tells us about racial anxiety in America 

Why the death of a 7-year-old black girl became a national story about race and violence

After more than 200 attempts, the Senate has finally passed anti-lynching legislation

White supremacist who drove into a Charlottesville crowd sentenced to life in prison

How the Vietnam war created America’s modern “white power” movement

The alt-right is going on trial in Charlottesville

“White supremacists are more afraid of us than we are of them.”

Why it’s so hard to prosecute a hate crime

Is there a rise in hate crimes in America? The unsettling truth: we have no idea.

A man poured boiling water on a gay couple. He just got a 40-year prison sentence.

Louisiana's Blue Lives Matter law protects police under hate crime law. Here's how.

UK police say hate crime reports are up 57 percent after Brexit vote

The Orlando massacre was one of 43 shootings on Sunday

Here are the members of Congress who voted against protecting gay people from hate crimes

Pulse gay nightclub shooting in Orlando: what we know

Lone wolf terrorist attacks are the thorniest problem in national security

What the hell is going on with violence at Trump rallies, explained

Donald Trump’s appalling reaction to a hate crime committed in his name

Charleston shooter Dylann Roof's been charged with a federal hate crime

Charleston shooting suspect Dylann Roof's apparent manifesto surfaces

44 states could prosecute the Charleston shooting as a hate crime — but not South Carolina