Explaining the numbers behind the rise in reported hate crimes
Wednesday, 3 April 2019 Many people were concerned about President Donald Trump's response to the New Zealand mosque shooting in March, when he seemed to downplay the seriousness of white nationalism. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., in an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper, criticized Trump’s rhetoric for dividing people. She noted that the Christchurch shooter said that Trump was a symbol of "renewed white identity." Tapper cited the upward trend of hate crimes in many parts of the world and highlighted the rise of white nationalism in the United States. "There has been an increase in hate crimes," Klobuchar agreed. "There has been an increase ... >>More
In the wake of the Christchurch shootings, New Zealand's failure to track hate crimes is under new scrutiny. The country has received many requests to do so from local and international agencies over the past ten years, but has not acted on them. Eve Johnson reports.
Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says images of a protester holding a sign with a swastika on it at a recent rally in Nevada for Bernie Sanders are the latest sign of a disturbing rise in..
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