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‘Lynching was never only about hanging’
Joe Biden signs Anti-Lynching Act
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‘Lynching was never only about hanging’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
31 Mar 2022
The epidemic of anti-Asian hate
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The epidemic of anti-Asian hate

Hate crimes against Asians up by more than 300% in US as Covid pandemic fuels tensions
17 Mar 2022
‘Playing with fire’: how increasing hate speech threatens India
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‘Playing with fire’: how increasing hate speech threatens India

Narendra Modi’s government accused of ‘encouraging hatred’ of minority groups
9 Feb 2022
What counts as a hate crime in the UK?
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What counts as a hate crime in the UK?

Home secretary calls for a review into the reporting of ‘non-crime hate incidents’
6 May 2021
Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson ‘undercooked his Covid plan’
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Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson ‘undercooked his Covid plan’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 23 September
23 Sep 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘Racists think England is theirs’
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Instant Opinion: ‘Racists think England is theirs’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 15 June
15 Jun 2020
Anti-Semitism: £14m for Jewish community after hate crimes
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Anti-Semitism: £14m for Jewish community after hate crimes

Home Secretary Priti Patel says figure are ‘appalling’
2 Apr 2020

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Nudists call for protection against hate crimes
Naturists
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Nudists call for protection against hate crimes

British Naturism says abuse of recreational nudists should be outlawed
2 Mar 2020
Hate speech vs. free speech: the UK laws
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Hate speech vs. free speech: the UK laws

Swiss voters outlaw sexual-orientation discrimination
12 Feb 2020
Police warned of likely post-Brexit surge in hate crime
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Police warned of likely post-Brexit surge in hate crime

Watchdog finds large-scale failings in forces’ responses to such attacks
19 Jul 2018
YouTube prankster fined £800 for ‘Nazi pug’ hate crime
Mark Meechan
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YouTube prankster fined £800 for ‘Nazi pug’ hate crime

Mark Meechan says conviction for ‘shock humour’ clip ‘sets a really dangerous precedent’
23 Apr 2018
Social media abuse to be treated like offline hate crimes
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Social media abuse to be treated like offline hate crimes

The Crown Prosecution Service will target internet trolls with new online rules
22 Aug 2017
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