hate crimes


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
hate crimes

The Violent Reality of Being Black and Queer

Death threats and physical violence, in record numbers, plague Black queer and non-queer people alike.
Clarissa Brooks
content moderation

Social Media Is Broken, But You Should Still Report Hate

Users shouldn’t feel obligated to help Facebook, Twitter, and other social media giants police hate. But experts say it’s still worthwhile.
Rachel Chen
Mass Shootings

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

"We shouldn’t be shocked that something like this happened.”
Eve Peyser
hate crimes

This Interactive Map Tracks White Supremacist Hate Crimes in America

The Anti-Defamation League documented and mapped 4,500 hate-related incidents.
Ankita Rao
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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
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
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

Is Sessions Already Botching the Charlottesville Investigation?

A former top civil rights prosecutor sees bad signs all over the place.
Matt Taylor
Finsbury Park Attack

How London's Finsbury Park Is Reacting to the Attack

On the streets yesterday, people said they wanted to show solidarity, but also that they had noticed a rise in hate speech in recent months.
Joe Zadeh
hate crimes

Reports: LA Home Owned by LeBron Vandalized with N-Word Graffiti

James reportedly bought the home in 2015, but has not lived there on a regular basis.
Sean Newell

The Long, Scary Struggle to Pass a Hate Crime Law in Indiana

Indiana is one of just five states in America without a law against hate crimes.
Beenish Ahmed