hate crimes

LGBTQ

Jussie Smollett Reminds Us That Fame Doesn't Protect Queer and Trans POC

The 'Empire' actor appeared on 'Good Morning America' to speak on his attack and defend himself against those calling him a liar.
Arielle Gray
2.14.19
Mass Shootings

After Pittsburgh, American Jews Are Mournful, Afraid, and Defiant

"We shouldn’t be shocked that something like this happened.”
Eve Peyser
10.30.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Both of Britain First's Leaders Have Been Jailed for Hate Crimes

The judge said – surprise, surprise – that the pair had "demonstrated hostility" towards Muslims.
Mac Hackett
3.8.18
Islamophobia

One Year After Mosque Shooting, the Fear Hasn't Gone Away

We need to talk about why a little girl’s boogeyman was a hijab-cutting Islamophobic attacker.
Shazma Abdulla
1.26.18
Far-Right Extremism

Editor of Canada’s Most Racist ‘Newspaper’ Charged With Hate Crimes

‘We live in a dark time, and something like Your Ward News is a manifestation of that.’
Mack Lamoureux
11.16.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Air Force Academy Reveals Black Student Was Behind Racist Messages

The school's superintendent condemned the racist messages in a viral speech after five black students found them scrawled in their dorm.
Drew Schwartz
11.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

These Racist 'MAGA' Letters Are Being Sent All Over New York

The swastika-laden hate mail was sent to at least nine different spots in Brooklyn and Manhattan this week, including the Israeli consulate.
River Donaghey
10.5.17
RACISM

Call for ‘Racist’ Senator to Resign Shot Down by Thunder Bay Council

Indigenous leaders are blasting the city for failing to act in Canada’s hate crime capital.
Tamara Khandaker
9.27.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Hate Crimes Are on the Rise in America's Biggest Cities, Study Finds

For the first time in more than a decade, the number of hate crimes in the US shot up two years in a row.
Drew Schwartz
9.19.17
RACISM

A Calgary Politician Received Death Threats from a Suspected Nazi

“You will be lying dead on the street like Heather Heyer.”
Manisha Krishnan
8.17.17
crime

Is Sessions Already Botching the Charlottesville Investigation?

A former top civil rights prosecutor sees bad signs all over the place.
Matt Taylor
8.16.17
column

People of Colour Know Police Won’t Protect Us from Racist Hate

Police are loath to label anything a hate crime, despite the obvious.
Abdullah Shihipar
7.7.17
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