Two white people who painted over Black Lives Matter mural charged with hate crime
California man, woman who vandalized Black Lives Matter street mural and dismissed racism face hate crime charges
David Nelson and Nicole Anderson are charged with a hate crime for vandalizing a Black Lives Matter mural
PLANTING THE EVIDENCE: Oregon Democratic official cried “hate crime” and now admits he wrote racist letter to himself
He was murdered in a hate crime, by a man shouting "get out of my country". Srinivas Kuchibhotla was 32 years old. Why is this ignored?
JUST IN: The House of Representatives has approved legislation making lynching a federal hate crime for the first time in U.S. history. The Emmett Till Anti-Lynching Act was named for the 14-year-old teenager who was lynched in Mississippi in the 1950s.
Unless some better explanation surfaces, here’s the lesson of this weird turn in the Smollett case: You can contrive a hate crime, make it a national news, get caught and-if you are a well-connected celebrity-get off for $10K and have your record expunged and files sealed.