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  Last Friday, Ann Marie Washington was sucker-punched and stabbed in the chest by a white man who also hurled hateful racial slurs. Her family and community leaders in Brooklyn are demanding answers. “We want justice for our mother,” her daughter, Itisha Washington, said during a press conference on Sunday. “She’s a hardworking woman, coming […]

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Maybe the hardest I’ve ever laughed and the hardest I’ve ever been punched happened on the same day for the same reason. I don’t even remember what my older cousin was trying to cook, but I know it involved toasting four pieces of bread. Ever the impatient one, Reggie loomed over the toaster, wondering what was taking…

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  A retired firefighter in Grapevine, Texas was sentenced to a year in prison on hate crime charges after hanging a noose in front of his Black neighbors’ apartment, according to the Dallas News. In July, Glenn Eugene Halfin, 64, pleaded guilty to charges of a federal hate crime after terrorizing his neighbor Dante Petty, 28, his wife and […]

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As America impatiently endures a white supremacist president; as hate crimes become more prevalent; as our government disappears the children of immigrants into the ether as if we have been teleported into some surreal anti-immigrant David Copperfield nightmare ...

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James Harris Jackson is the white supremacist who brutally murdered 66-year-old Timothy Caughman with a sword in the streets of New York City claimed that he was doing so out of anger toward black men and white women couples.

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Here’s a question: If the Confederate flag has nothing to do with racism, and it’s all about Southern pride and history, why does it seem to fly high in areas of the country that are decidedly not in the South?

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On Sunday, 24-year-old Joden Rocco was charged in the stabbing death of 24-year-old Dulane Cameron Jr. outside of a bar in Pittsburgh. But as details from the incident emerge, a story that initially seemed like just an unusually tragic outcome to a bar fight has been discovered to have serious racial implications.

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A New York state senator is proposing a law that would make calling police on innocent Black people a hate crime.

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John Cowell, the 27-year-old man who was charged with the brutal killing of Nia Wilson and assault her sister in an Oakland train station last week, appeared in court yesterday for parole violation. —Lebron James takes on Trump’s NFL attacks ‘I believe our president is trying to divide us’— Cowell, who made an appearance in the East […]

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The family of Nia Wilson, the 18-year-old who was stabbed to death on a BART platform in Oakland earlier this month, packed a courtroom to attend the arraignment of John Cowell.

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A Texas man is facing federal hate crime charges after authorities say he placed a […]

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Amy Bell, Hate Crime, National, New York Attorney Attacked, News, News Video, Race -

A woman has been arrested in connection to a brutal attack that left a New York City lawyer's face battered and bruised.

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Breeja Wilkins, Hate Crime, Kevin Boston, National, News, Prince William County, Race, Robert T. McGee, Shaunta Wilkins, Virginia State Police -

A Virginia family is calling for a hate crime investigation after they say they daughter was severely wounded in a hit-and-run incident involving a white driver.

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A Maryland woman could be headed to jail after Gaithersburg Police say she muttered “I […]

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An Arizona man went on a racist diatribe Thursday after a Utah court sentenced him […]

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Donald Trump, Hate Crime, MAGA, News, Sacramento -

Overzealous racists have become the targets of rampant internet backlash for the last few weeks and one would think that would send them back into hiding, but it appears Trump supporters are as emboldened as ever – no matter how many funny memes we make about them. A Sacramento man has become the latest MAGA […]

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Attorneys for Sean Urbanski, the white man charged with murder along with a hate crime in the stabbing death of a Bowie State graduate at the University of Maryland last year, have asked a judge to bar evidence linking him to a since-deleted White Supremacist Facebook page called “Alt-Reich: Nation.” The Washington Post reports that […]

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Fatal Attack on Interracial Couple, harassing black man, Hate Crime, National, News -

PHOENIX (AP) — An interracial couple was walking near a Phoenix park when authorities say […]

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1st-Degree Murder, 2nd Degree Murder, Brothers, Dismembered, Hate Crime, News, Oklahoma, Top Stories -

The murder of two black men who had their bodies dismembered by three white men in Oklahoma was ruled not to be a hate crime

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A 59-year-old Seattle woman has been jailed and charged with a hate crime after months […]

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Jarael Holston-Jones, the owner of the Deerfield Beach restaurant Fat Boyz Barbecue, says that he was shocked and disheartened from an incident that occurred  there last Monday morning.

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Austin, Bombings, Explosions, Hate Crime, News, Texas -

Families of two people killed by package bombs left on their doorsteps in Austin knew each other and were connected through local activism in the black community, a civic leader said Tuesday.

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African Meeting House, Hate Crime, Museum of African American History, nantucket, News Video -

The African Meeting House in Nantucket, Massachusetts was vandalized with disgusting messages left on the […]

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Austin, Bombings, Explosives, Hate Crime, News -

Three package bombs left on doorsteps in suburban neighborhoods have exploded in less than two weeks in Texas' capital city, killing two people, wounding two others and leaving investigators searching for any possible explanation or motive.

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Hate Crime, James Byrd Jr. Death, John William King, National, News, Race, texas death row -

A Texas man on death row for the brutal murder of a Black man has […]

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Hate Crime, Mexico, New York, News, The Bronx -

Ociel Herrera, a 41-year-old father in the Bronx, was taking an afternoon stroll with his 1-year-old child when a man attacked him with a knife.

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