Hate Crime

Actor Jussie Smollett charged again related to alleged staging of hate crime

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 - 03:51 GMT

Former “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett was charged on Tuesday in a six-count felony indictment accusing him of staging a phony hate crime in Chicago.

Eyewitness to horror: New York museum opens exhibit of art by Holocaust victims

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 02:05 GMT

Michael Morris, a curator at New York's Museum of Jewish Heritage, was trying to fulfill a run-of-the mill request when he uncovered a treasure trove of eyewitness depictions of the Holocaust, drawn in pencil, ink and crayon.

Murder of Muslim teenager in Virginia “not a hate crime”

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 - 04:58 GMT

The murder of a 17-year-old Virginia Muslim is not being investigated as a hate crime, authorities said Monday.