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#hate crime

# hate-crime - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Sharing hate speech online to become criminal offence but there will be protections for freedom of speech
# Social Media
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# Social Media

Sharing hate speech online to become criminal offence but there will be protections for freedom of speech

Dec 17th 2020, 11:08 AM 27,284 Views 118 Comments

Justice Minister Helen McEntee aims to bring forward new legislation by Easter 2021.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Actor Jussie Smollett faces six new charges over claim he was victim of hate crime
# Chicago
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# Chicago

Actor Jussie Smollett faces six new charges over claim he was victim of hate crime

Feb 11th 2020, 10:37 PM 19,104 Views 0 Comments

Smollett was previously charged with lying to police but they were subsequently dropped.

# hate-crime - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Teenage boy arrested over assault at Newbridge train station
# Kildare
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# Kildare

Teenage boy arrested over assault at Newbridge train station

Feb 6th 2020, 5:58 PM 23,259 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.

# hate-crime - Saturday 1 February, 2020

'Brutal attack': Gardaí treating serious assault at Newbridge train station as possible hate crime
# Kildare
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# Kildare

'Brutal attack': Gardaí treating serious assault at Newbridge train station as possible hate crime

Feb 1st 2020, 2:08 PM 80,340 Views 54 Comments

The incident occurred just after 6.30pm yesterday evening.

# hate-crime - Thursday 9 January, 2020

Gay MP says she'll report matter to police after unionist Lord Maginnis allegedly called her a 'queer'
# Hate Crime
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# Hate Crime

Gay MP says she'll report matter to police after unionist Lord Maginnis allegedly called her a 'queer'

Jan 9th 2020, 4:23 PM 36,517 Views 93 Comments

SNP MP Hannah Bardell has said she considered the alleged utterance to be a “hate crime”.

# hate-crime - Monday 2 December, 2019

Ireland is failing to meet its obligations regarding hate crime, report says
# Hate Speech
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# Hate Speech

Ireland is failing to meet its obligations regarding hate crime, report says

Dec 2nd 2019, 2:03 PM 8,159 Views 30 Comments

The report was written as an alternative to previous hate crime reports submitted to the United Nations.

# hate-crime - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Three teens plead guilty after homophobic attack against two women on London bus
# Hate Crime
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# Hate Crime

Three teens plead guilty after homophobic attack against two women on London bus

Nov 28th 2019, 6:02 PM 11,471 Views 0 Comments

The incident took place in May this year.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

LGBT couples stage 'kissing protest' outside Dáil to demand hate crime legislation
# Shift The Hate Away
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# Shift The Hate Away

LGBT couples stage 'kissing protest' outside Dáil to demand hate crime legislation

Nov 6th 2019, 4:32 PM 33,839 Views 137 Comments

The government said that it was looking at legislative options to address hate crime.

# hate-crime - Thursday 24 October, 2019

'The law is weak': Government launches public consultation on hate speech
# Racism
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# Racism

'The law is weak': Government launches public consultation on hate speech

Updated Oct 24th 2019, 1:12 PM 17,122 Views 64 Comments

The Department of Justice is currently finalising research on legislative approaches to tackling hate crime in other countries.

# hate-crime - Friday 18 October, 2019

Government looking at hate crime legislation as LGBT group says assaults are on the rise
# Assault
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# Assault

Government looking at hate crime legislation as LGBT group says assaults are on the rise

Oct 18th 2019, 12:05 AM 14,201 Views 66 Comments

The Department is putting out a public consultation in the coming weeks on the issue.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

'If you feel uncomfortable or threatened, report it': Hate crime definition introduced for gardaí
# Racism
From TheJournal.ie
# Racism

'If you feel uncomfortable or threatened, report it': Hate crime definition introduced for gardaí

Oct 9th 2019, 1:11 PM 22,242 Views 104 Comments

The Garda Commissioner said gardaí want to encourage victims to report these incidents to them.

# hate-crime - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Gunman kills 20 in Texas Walmart as police probe possible hate crime
# Texas
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# Texas

Gunman kills 20 in Texas Walmart as police probe possible hate crime

Aug 4th 2019, 7:35 AM 56,955 Views 81 Comments

The suspect wrote about the “Hispanic invasion” of Texas online.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

The horrific attack on Jussie Smollett has reignited the discussion on race and sexuality
# Justice For Jussie
From The Daily Edge
# Justice For Jussie

The horrific attack on Jussie Smollett has reignited the discussion on race and sexuality

Jan 30th 2019, 3:19 PM 5,005 Views 4 Comments

The actor was the victim of a racist and homophobic attack this week.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Police no longer believe Tyrone war memorial damage was deliberate
# Coagh
From TheJournal.ie
# Coagh

Police no longer believe Tyrone war memorial damage was deliberate

Updated Jan 16th 2019, 1:02 PM 17,452 Views 17 Comments

The monument pays tribute to people from the area who died in World War I and World War II.

# hate-crime - Sunday 18 November, 2018

16-year-old admits assault after former Welsh rugby captain suffers homophobic attack
# Gareth Thomas
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# Gareth Thomas

16-year-old admits assault after former Welsh rugby captain suffers homophobic attack

Nov 18th 2018, 5:56 PM 86,996 Views 60 Comments

“I was the victim of a hate crime,” Gareth Thomas said.

# hate-crime - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Men arrested over photos of group in KKK hoods and costumes in Co Down
# Hate Crime
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# Hate Crime

Men arrested over photos of group in KKK hoods and costumes in Co Down

Nov 8th 2018, 4:30 PM 26,501 Views 64 Comments

Two men have been released on bail.

# hate-crime - Monday 5 November, 2018

Investigation launched into 'vile' Grenfell Tower effigy video
# Hate Crime
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# Hate Crime

Investigation launched into 'vile' Grenfell Tower effigy video

Nov 5th 2018, 6:19 PM 20,210 Views 44 Comments

Footage of a group of people laughing while a model of the tragic tower burns has gone viral.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Ireland has the highest rates of some hate crimes in the EU, but no proper laws to address it
# Report
From TheJournal.ie
# Report

Ireland has the highest rates of some hate crimes in the EU, but no proper laws to address it

Jul 4th 2018, 6:15 AM 18,285 Views 54 Comments

A new report identifies “serious gaps” in Ireland’s hate crime laws.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Dublin councillor's car and Christmas-themed window smashed in overnight attack
# Francis Timmons
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# Francis Timmons

Dublin councillor's car and Christmas-themed window smashed in overnight attack

Dec 12th 2017, 12:44 PM 33,238 Views 58 Comments

The upsetting attack comes a week after a video of a man shouting homophobic abuse outside Francis Timmons’s home was posted online.

# hate-crime - Monday 14 August, 2017

The number of hate groups in the US has been on the rise since 2014
# Xenophobia
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# Xenophobia

The number of hate groups in the US has been on the rise since 2014

Aug 14th 2017, 10:56 PM 8,908 Views 92 Comments

President Trump denounced “evil” racism, bigotry and hatred during a speech today.

# hate-crime - Friday 28 July, 2017

Uniformed PSNI officers to take part in Belfast pride for the first time
# Policing With Pride
From TheJournal.ie
# Policing With Pride

Uniformed PSNI officers to take part in Belfast pride for the first time

Jul 28th 2017, 9:18 PM 9,790 Views 23 Comments

The PSNI hope to highlight the issue of hate crime through their attendance.

# hate-crime - Monday 3 July, 2017

Man who attacked Muslim woman in crowded shopping centre jailed
# Sunderland
From TheJournal.ie
# Sunderland

Man who attacked Muslim woman in crowded shopping centre jailed

Jul 3rd 2017, 9:43 PM 35,393 Views 111 Comments

The woman had been shopping with her son.

# hate-crime - Friday 30 June, 2017

'If this was a white person .. It'd be all over the news': Muslim acid attack victim speaks out
# London
From TheJournal.ie
# London

'If this was a white person .. It'd be all over the news': Muslim acid attack victim speaks out

Jun 30th 2017, 12:21 PM 32,865 Views 99 Comments

The pair were attacked with acid while sitting in their car.

# hate-crime - Sunday 28 May, 2017

'They died as heroes': Tributes for men killed after intervening in racist incident on a train
# Oregon
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# Oregon

'They died as heroes': Tributes for men killed after intervening in racist incident on a train

May 28th 2017, 1:12 PM 31,752 Views 42 Comments

A man shouted anti-Muslim slurs at two girls, then stabbed the two men who intervened to death.

# hate-crime - Monday 17 April, 2017

Two Latvian men beaten up in suspected hate crime
# Coalisland
From TheJournal.ie
# Coalisland

Two Latvian men beaten up in suspected hate crime

Apr 17th 2017, 12:51 PM 21,582 Views 38 Comments

The victims sustained cuts and bruises as well as possible facial fractures in the attack.

# hate-crime - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Brick thrown through window lands in baby's cot
# Antrim
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# Antrim

Brick thrown through window lands in baby's cot

Apr 13th 2017, 7:55 AM 12,528 Views 12 Comments

Police are treating the incident as a hate crime.

# hate-crime - Monday 3 April, 2017

Five charged after 'brutal' assault on teenage asylum seeker at London bus stop
# Hate Crime
From TheJournal.ie
# Hate Crime

Five charged after 'brutal' assault on teenage asylum seeker at London bus stop

Apr 3rd 2017, 2:17 PM 9,552 Views 0 Comments

Police said the teenager’s condition was “serious but stable and is not believed to be life-threatening.”

# hate-crime - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Six arrested over 'brutal' assault on teenage asylum seeker in London
# Attempted Murder
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# Attempted Murder

Six arrested over 'brutal' assault on teenage asylum seeker in London

Apr 2nd 2017, 11:59 AM 15,420 Views 29 Comments

A 17-year-old boy sustained serious head injuries in the attack.

# hate-crime - Friday 10 March, 2017

Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London
# Hate Crime
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# Hate Crime

Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London

Mar 10th 2017, 5:33 PM 8,883 Views 57 Comments

Lawrence Burns has been sentenced to four years in prison.

# hate-crime - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Seattle Sikh man told 'go back to your own country' before being shot
# Hate Crime
From TheJournal.ie
# Hate Crime

Seattle Sikh man told 'go back to your own country' before being shot

Mar 5th 2017, 12:15 PM 15,293 Views 26 Comments

Recently, South Asians have been on edge after a deadly shooting in a suburban Kansas City bar that the FBI is investigating as a hate crime.

# hate-crime - Sunday 26 February, 2017

'He was just enjoying his glass of beer': Family's distress after Indian men shot in 'hate crime'
# Kansas
From TheJournal.ie
# Kansas

'He was just enjoying his glass of beer': Family's distress after Indian men shot in 'hate crime'

Feb 26th 2017, 5:09 PM 18,278 Views 39 Comments

India has demanded the “strongest action” from the US government over the incident.

# hate-crime - Friday 24 February, 2017

British extremist gets 5-year jail term over hate crimes on social media
# Sean Creighton
From TheJournal.ie
# Sean Creighton

British extremist gets 5-year jail term over hate crimes on social media

Feb 24th 2017, 2:54 PM 15,574 Views 98 Comments

Evidence against Creighton included an image of Hitler posted online alongside the message “kill the Muslims”.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'Go straight to hell': Victims' families confront mass murderer Dylann Roof
# Death Penalty
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# Death Penalty

'Go straight to hell': Victims' families confront mass murderer Dylann Roof

Jan 11th 2017, 10:36 PM 22,414 Views 27 Comments

Some shouted at him, while others offered forgiveness for the mass shooting in South Carolina in 2015.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

White supremacist Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing nine black churchgoers
# Hate Crime
From TheJournal.ie
# Hate Crime

White supremacist Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing nine black churchgoers

Jan 10th 2017, 10:02 PM 21,095 Views 76 Comments

The US Justice Department said he is the first person to get the death penalty for federal hate crimes.

# hate-crime - Friday 6 January, 2017

Obama says Chicago attack shows 'a lot of problems that have been there a long time'
# Hate Crime
From TheJournal.ie
# Hate Crime

Obama says Chicago attack shows 'a lot of problems that have been there a long time'

Jan 6th 2017, 7:53 AM 31,958 Views 103 Comments

Four black suspects were charged with kidnapping and hate crimes over the assault of a mentally disabled white man.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

White supremacist who shot dead nine people won't give evidence to try avoid death penalty
# Dylann Roof
From TheJournal.ie
# Dylann Roof

White supremacist who shot dead nine people won't give evidence to try avoid death penalty

Dec 28th 2016, 7:48 PM 25,567 Views 56 Comments

“I think it’s a bad idea,” said the judge presiding over the case.

# hate-crime - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Dylann Roof faces death penalty after being found guilty of killing nine people
# Mass Shooting
From TheJournal.ie
# Mass Shooting

Dylann Roof faces death penalty after being found guilty of killing nine people

Dec 15th 2016, 8:43 PM 12,835 Views 65 Comments

The 22-year-old shot nine black people dead in a racially-motivated attack in South Carolina last year.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Man who wrote 'hate-filled' articles about MP found guilty of racially-aggravated harassment
# Anti-semitic
From TheJournal.ie
# Anti-semitic

Man who wrote 'hate-filled' articles about MP found guilty of racially-aggravated harassment

Dec 7th 2016, 11:04 PM 12,968 Views 0 Comments

One of them was called The Legacy of Operation Filthy Jew B***h.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Government says it won't oppose Fianna Fáil's hate crime Bill
# NEW POLITICS
From TheJournal.ie
# NEW POLITICS

Government says it won't oppose Fianna Fáil's hate crime Bill

Oct 4th 2016, 7:58 PM 9,344 Views 72 Comments

The Fianna Fáil Bill aims to tackle crimes that are linked to race, sexual orientation or gender.

# hate-crime - Friday 30 September, 2016

Czech premier tells Britain to stop 'hateful attacks' on its citizens
# Brexit Racism
From TheJournal.ie
# Brexit Racism

Czech premier tells Britain to stop 'hateful attacks' on its citizens

Sep 30th 2016, 5:11 PM 16,211 Views 63 Comments

“The Czech government finds it unacceptable to see Czechs attacked because of their origin and being treated as second-class citizens.”

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