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 also recommended.

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Articles/programs Details
627. BLM, Antifa activists convicted of arson after attempting to frame Proud Boys for their own crimes / "A group of Black Lives Matter and Antifa rioters were convicted on federal charges after attempting to frame the Proud Boys for a series of vandalism and arson attacks the far-left extremists carried / 2
Type of hoax: convicted - victim or accomplice(s) committed crime


Atlanta GA

BLM/Antifa rioters convicted, attempted to frame Proud Boys for own bank/police/postal arson/vandalism.