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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444. The crime itself. She was pretending to be a white male KKK member and leaving threatening to kill ... 2021-09-06 Douglasville Georgia

Black woman is charged with posing as Ku Klux Klan member and posting notes to seven African-American neighbors threatening to burn down their homes and kill their children

Daily Mail

Ariel Zilber


Terresha Lucas, 30, was charged last week by police in Georgia with sending racist threats to families pretending to be the KKK

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