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 recent book Hate Crime Hoax also adds to Wilcox's work. Watching the Watchdogs is very useful, and so is Fake Hate Map.

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 Fayette Man Guilty in Fire at his Home / A black couple, Marcellous and Sandra Jackson, wrote racial slurs on the walls of their home before setting it on fire, and said white racists did it. According to sheriff Randall Johnson, this was the / 1991-12-06
Type of hoax: convicted - victim or accomplice(s) committed crime

1991-03-01

Fayetteville GA

A black couple, Marcellous and Sandra Jackson, wrote racial slurs on the walls of their home before setting it on fire, and said white racists did it. Marcellous got 15 yrs for attempted insurance fraud by arson.

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