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 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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446. Cops: “The security cameras in the area were reviewed, but nothing was observed,” Lavoie said on Oct... 2021-09-01 Orono ME

title
Hoax likely: No video evidence, victim report for alleged LGBT hate crime at University of Maine

name
The College Fix

authors
Sarah Soltis

url
https://www.thecollegefix.com/hoax-likely-no-video-evidence-victim-report-for-alleged-lgbt-hate-crime-at-university-of-maine/

summary
A 'tall brunette male' allegedly choked a girl in a LGBT pride shirt. “A tall white guy with short brown hair grabbed my friend from behind and choked her and called her a dyke for wearing a pride shirt,” an anonymous report to the university’s Campus Eyes program said. “He ran away from the scene after people appeared in the mall. My friend was alone at the time when the crime happened.” There is no video evidence, no police report has been filed, and the police can't find any evidence, so the investigation is at a standstill.

date read
2021-10-12

date published
2021-10-12


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