Reports of homophobic hate crimes have risen by 210 percent over the last six years, while over the same period transphobic hate crime reports rose by 332 percent, according to figures obtained by VICE World News.
Newly released numbers from Statistics Canada show that hate crimes are far more prevalent than previously thought and police are only investigating a tiny percentage of them.
The 21-year-old has been indicted for planning to commit a hate crime and unlawful possession of a machine gun.
A new report breaks down why and where the attacks have been happening.
The men are accused of following and eventually killing 25-year-old Ahmaud Arbery as he jogged through his own Georgia neighborhood last February.
Yao Pan Ma is in a medically induced coma and on a ventilator, and hasn’t woken up since the incident.
The GoFundMe set up after the horrific attack, caught on video, has raised over $250,000 so far.
The NYPD released graphic footage of the attack, which it is investigating as a hate crime.
He allegedly referred to them as “savages” who hang out in “Section 8 housing”, threatened them with an air rifle— and called the cops on them.
Police have arrested and charged a 44-year-old man for his apparent connection to three separate "hate motivated" attacks that took place in Edmonton.
A 53-year-old Chinese woman was attacked and left unconscious on a Queens sidewalk, after two other incidents in the subway.