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 in the USA. It builds on the work of Laird Wilcox, whose Crying Wolf (PDF) is the only book dedicated to this subject so far.

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298. A black man has been charged with leaving a threatening letter outside a Nepali/Indian store claimin... 2017-04-01 Charlotte NC

title
Police charge man in connection with arson, hate crime of E. Charlotte business

name
WCNC.com

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url
http://www.wcnc.com/news/local/police-charge-man-in-connection-with-arson-hate-crime-of-e-charlotte-business_/429941972

summary
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police charged an African-American man in connection with lighting the front door of an east Charlotte business, owned by an Indian, on fire, and leaving a note claiming to be from "White America".

date read
2017-04-13

date published
2017-04-09


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