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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346. A seven-year-old black girl was shot dead in Houston. The media claimed it was a hate crime after a ... 2018-12-30 Houston TX

title
Suspect charged with murder of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes in case of 'mistaken identity'; 2nd man in custody

name
ABC News

authors
HRIS FRANCESCANI, MARK OSBORNE BILL HUTCHINSON

url
https://abcnews.go.com/US/authorities-interviewing-persons-interest-murder-year-jazmine-barnes/story?id=60187049

summary
Another hate crime which turns out not to be. The suspects are the same race as the victim.

date read
2019-01-06

date published
2019-01-06


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