Sunday, August 18, 2019

Tag: Hate Crimes

Judge Rules Somalis Targeted in Kansas Bomb...

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Somali immigrants can testify at the sentencing this month of three militia members convicted of plotting to bomb their apartment...

Police Confirm White Man Tried to Access...

JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A white man with a history of violence and mental illness was recorded on surveillance video apparently trying to get...

2 White Men Indicted for Hate Crimes...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A pair of white Maine men have been indicted by a grand jury on charges of violating federal hate crime...

Teens Hurl Racial Slurs, Point Gun At...

Three Memphis teenagers were arrested after threatening a McDonald's manager. On Saturday morning the teens pulled up to the drive-thru in a 2007 Hummer HU3. According...

Package With N-Word and Black Barbie Left...

A 62-year-old Missouri woman received a package with the N-word written on it and a Black Barbie doll inside. Linda Gibbs, who lives in Kansas...

Oregon Man Slapped with Hate Crime Charge...

An Oregon man is facing hate crime charges after authorities say he threatened to cut the head off of a female police sergeant during...

Illinois Man Charged with Hate Crimes After...

An Illinois man has been charged with two counts felony hate crime after authorities said he called a Black woman and her son the...

Feds Arrest Former N.J. Police Chief Who...

A retired New Jersey police chief who compared Black Americans to the terror group ISIS and said he'd "like to be on the firing...

Rethinking Removing Confederate Memorials: Why This May...

In Virginia, emotions are running hot. Following the death of one and the injuring of 19 after a car plowed into a group of...

As Hate Crime Attacks Increase In the...

The news has been filled with stories involving hate crimes. In Aspen, Colo., for example, a homeless man was charged with pulling a knife...

Ascension of Hardline Prosecutor Has Proponents of...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A zealous prosecutor who was crucial in writing the Justice Department's new policy encouraging harsher punishments for criminals is now turning...

KKK ‘Crossbow Killer’ is Up for Parole...

A former Ku Klux Klan leader is up for parole in North Carolina, in connection with a life sentence he received for the 1992...

Armed, White and Dangerous: Search Is on...

Violence erupted in Minneapolis late Monday night, as three white supremacists, armed, masked and wearing bullet proof vests, reportedly opened fire on a crowd...

Millennials Aren’t Racist? Berkeley High School Student...

Berkeley High School, in a city often regarded as a bastion of liberalism and progressive student activism, has become the site of a hate...

White Racist Terrorizes, Threatens Black Family During...

A Black family says they were victims of a hate crime, and terrorized by a racist white man at a California campground this past...

Poll: America Downplaying Hate Crimes and Racial...

With the June 17 massacre at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, and the burning of Black churches following the terrorist attack, there is...

Hate Crime Laws: What Are They Good...

  The recent murder of nine Black people at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C. by a white supremacist has reignited the debate over hate...

Last 2 of Racist, Murderous Gang In...

The final two members of a racist, murderous gang in Jackson, Mississippi, that targeted Black people with assaults and death pleaded guilty yesterday to...