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Lesbian Couple Murdered and Left Near Dumpster in Texas (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Texas, hate crimes, LGBT rights, crime, murder, sadness, freedoms, society, ethics )

- 1144 days ago -
A beer deliveryman found the bodies of 24-year-old Britney Cosby and her longtime partner, 24-year-old Crystal Jackson on Friday beside a dumpster outside Fisherman's Cove store near Highway 87, KHOU reported.
Sikh Professor Attacked By Teens in New York City: They Called Me 'a Terrorist' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, hate crimes, bigotry, society, culture, ethics, dishonesty, crime, safety, rights, sadness, news, violence, freedoms )

- 1312 days ago -
Prabhjot Singh, an assistant professor of International and Public Affairs at Columbia who recently wrote about hate crimes in the New York Times, was attacked by a group of teens shouting anti-Muslim sentiments over the weekend.
A Tragic History Of Hate Crimes Against Sikhs In The U.S.
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, abuse, culture, hate crimes, intolerance, society, sadness, religion, rights, safety, freedoms, crime )

- 1725 days ago -
Although the motives of the shooter in Wisconsin this morning are not yet clear, there is a bloody history of violence towards Sikhs in the United States since 9/11. Sikhism is a peaceful religion and its primary principles include equality and justice...
Call to the South African Government to Declare "Corrective Rape" a Hate-Crime ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, corrective rape, Africa, hate crimes, violence, women, environment )

- 2343 days ago -
The heinous crime of "Corrective Rape" is prolific in South Africa, especially in the "townships". Corrective Rape is a terminology used wherein a male rapes a lesbian with the aim of turning her heterosexual! Most of the victims are also tortured,
Strengthen Hate Crimes Legislation ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, hate crimes, rights, protection, legislation )

- 2428 days ago -
With strong bipartisan support, Congress passed effective "Hate Crimes" legislation, yet, it must be made stronger. It's now vitally important that Congress pass stronger legislation, by including stronger provisions against LGBT hate crimes; an
Men Accused in Hate Crime Shootings Jailed
Society & Culture  (tags: hate crimes, Gay Rights! abuse, violence, crime )

- 2603 days ago -
SAN FRANCISCO -- Three Hayward men accused of targeting a San Francisco man they thought was gay with a BB gun last month were taken into custody in San Francisco Superior Court
Stop the Racist Attacks on Our Children (Native Americans)
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, children, violence, murdered, hate crimes )

- 2606 days ago -
ust as we think we're making progress, another hate crime rears its ugly head. And this time, it's against our children. Last week the Web site ran an advertisement headlined "Native Extraction Service" with a photograph of three young
Stop Hate Crimes Against the Homeless ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, hate crimes, homeless, environment )

- 2712 days ago -
It's a cruel fact: when you live without a home, you are more vulnerable to violence on the streets. The Senate Judiciary is scheduled to vote on legislation that would add homeless people to the federal hate crimes statistics statue.
Assult of Calabasas Boy Not Being Investigated as a Hate Crime
Society & Culture  (tags: discrimination, hate crimes, ethics )

- 2713 days ago -
Students in a middle school in Calabasas, California with red hair are being assaulted. Reports say that certain members of a group on facebook, inspired by an episode of South Park have targeted kids with red hair. Is this not a hate crime?
State Ranks Near Top in Attacks on Homeless in Nation
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, violence, hate crimes, sadness, police )

- 2807 days ago -
They were beaten, shot, stabbed, raped, pelted with paintballs and set on fire.
Tell Congress: Pass the Hate Crimes Prevention Act ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, hate crimes, prevention, rights, society, violence )

- 2821 days ago -
If we can get the Hate Crimes Prevention Act through the Senate, President Obama will sign it. This is the year! But we need all the grassroots strength we can muster because the Religious Right has been coming out in force against this bill, and they
Vandals Desecrate Tulalip Tribe Cemetery
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, Hate Crimes, Prejudice, culture, society, crime, ethics, sadness, abuse )

- 2836 days ago -
MARYSVILLE, Wash. -- The Mission Beach Cemetery is sacred ground for the Tulalip Tribe. Generations of honored tribal members have been put to rest at the spiritual sanctuary. But the cemetery's serenity was recently shattered. Desecration now runs...
Shootings Show Threat of 'Lone Wolf' Terrorists
Society & Culture  (tags: society, crime, murder, shootings, hate crimes, prejudice, racism, sadness, violence )

- 2875 days ago -
WASHINGTON - An elderly man enters a crowded museum carrying a rifle and begins shooting. A young man in Arkansas pulls the trigger outside a military recruiting office. Another man opens fire in a Kansas church.
Teen Charged With Murder as Hate Crime in Immigrant's Death
Society & Culture  (tags: USA, whites, latinos, hate crimes, teens, murder, manslaughter, crimes )

- 3080 days ago -
Think we have a handle on racial hate crimes in this country?? No way in He--! Jeffrey Conroy, 17, faces count of murder as a hate crime/charged with with first-degree manslaughter/"find Latinos and to assault them"/teens attacking!
FBI Says Hate Crime Rate Up
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, society, violence, hate crimes, crime, culture, abuse )

- 3446 days ago -
Hate crimes crept up slightly in the Bay State last year but shot up nearly 8 percent nationwide, with more than half the victims targeted because of their race, according to a new FBI report. Massachusetts law enforcement officials reported 379 hate

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