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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333. "After a detailed investigation, police have determined that the events described in the original ne... 2018-01-12 Toronto ON

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Reported hijab attack on 11-year-old girl 'did not happen,' Toronto police say

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CBC News

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/scarborough-hijab-attack-1.4487716

summary
11-year-old Canadian girl claimed her hijab was ripped off of her. Now, "After a detailed investigation, police have determined that the events described in the original news release did not happen. The investigation is concluded." said police. “My heart goes out to Khawlah Noman following this morning’s cowardly attack on her in Toronto,” prime minister Trudeau had posted on Twitter. As of now, he has not corrected his tweet. https://twitter.com/justintrudeau

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2018-01-15

date published
2018-01-15


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