fakehatecrimes.org

fake hate crimes: a database of hate crime hoaxes in the usa



The purpose of this site is to compile a comprehensive database of the false reports of "hate crimes" committed (mostly) in the USA. It builds on the work of Laird Wilcox, whose Crying Wolf (PDF) is the original book on this subject. The books Hate Crime Hoax and Hate Crimes: Criminal Law & Identity Politics are recommended, as are the websites Watching the Watchdogs and Fake Hate Map.

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231. A student at Ottoson Middle School falsely reported that he/she had received racist text messages ac... 2016-07-06 Arlington MA

title
'Racist' Text Messages at Ottoson Fabricated: Police

name
Patch

authors
Joe Lipovich

url
http://patch.com/massachusetts/arlington/racist-text-messages-ottoson-fabricated-police

summary
A student at Ottoson Middle School sent himself/herself racist text messages and claimed to have been racially targeted.

date read
2016-07-06

date published
2016-07-06


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