Hate Crime

Mass Shootings

The DOJ Wants the Death Penalty for the Accused Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter

The shooter is accused of killing 11 people attending Shabbat services at the Tree of Life synagogue last October.
Tess Owen
8.26.19
LGBTQ

Canada’s Latest Hate Crime Stats Still Don’t Include Trans People

Up until recently, trans folks have not been protected by Canadian human rights legislation.
Abigail Curlew
8.22.19
Transgender violence

The Young Trans Woman Beaten in a Viral Video Last Month Was Murdered over the Weekend

No immediate connections have been found between her death and the April assault
Emma Ockerman
5.20.19
fire

3 Fires at Jewish Centers in Massachusetts Were “Intentionally Set”

Two were at a rabbi's house — and one at a nearby Jewish center.
Tess Owen
5.20.19
San Diego Shooting

What we know about the 19-year-old charged with murder in California synagogue shooting

He hung out in racist online forums, where he expressed admiration for Hitler and white supremacist terrorists.
Tess Owen
4.30.19
Hate Crime

Sheriff deputy's son who burned three black churches will face hate crime charges

The NAACP deemed the fires in Louisiana, plus another fire at a civil rights center in Tennessee, to be “domestic terrorism.”
Tess Owen
4.16.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Drake’s Dad Defends Jussie Smollett and R. Kelly

Why tho?
Manisha Krishnan
3.1.19
News

Everything We Know About the Arrests in Jussie Smollett's Case

At least one of the two men police detained in connection with the case reportedly worked on ‘Empire.’
Taylor Hosking
2.16.19
LGBT

Watch Ellen Page Call Out Mike Pence’s Homophobia on ‘The Late Show’

Page said the US vice president “has hurt LGBTQ people so badly” and “wishes I couldn’t be married.”
Manisha Krishnan
2.1.19
Jussie Smollett

Chicago police released photos of two persons of interest in alleged attack on Jussie Smollett

Two people were captured on camera in the area around the time Smollett says he was attacked.
Tess Owen
1.31.19
VICE News

Jury recommends Charlottesville neo-Nazi James Fields be sentenced to life in prison

Circuit Court Judge Richard Moore will now decide Fields’ fate.
Tess Owen
12.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The KKK Is Trying to Recruit New York Racists with Snickers Bars

In an apparent attempt to target kids.
River Donaghey
8.6.18
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