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Checking in on your friends and coworkers isn't enough - here are steps you can take at work to help fight racial discrimination

A stop Asian hate rally following the violence in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 16, 2021. Zhao Gang/Xinhua Diksha Kale is a criminal defense attorney who researches gender studies and criminal law. She says it's important to do more than just mental health check-ins on your friends during violent times. Take action by demanding better policies and donating to or volunteering at organizations working on the ground. See more stories on Insider's business page. Recently, my friend and I...
Tags: Opinion, US, Trends, Strategy, Atlanta, Mental Health, United States, Violence, Donald Trump, Hate, Racial Discrimination, Nordic, Atlanta Georgia, Contributor, Michel Foucault, The Conversation


"No mention of the perps race in the headline. That is weirdly the most obvious clue to their race nowadays. #JouralismDiesInWokeness."

Says one of the commenters on the Washington Post article "New York authorities file hate-crime charges in attack on Asian American woman." There isn't even an attacker in the headline. The only human beings in the headline are the "authorities" and the "Asian American woman." The evildoer disappears. There's no attacker, only an "attack." But if there are hate crime charges, then the human mind is all important. "Attack" stresses the outward action. "Hate" requires a hater. There is a shadow of...
Tags: Headlines, New York, Crime, Law, Washington Post, Manhattan, Midtown, Hate, Elliot, WaPo, Cyrus Vance Jr, Race Consciousness, Ann Althouse, Seen And Unseen, Vilma Kari


Create Not Hate Music Workshops Launched in Partnership with The Elements Music

Create Not Hate, the organisation set up by Trevor Robinson OBE to get underrepresented young people into the creative industries, has launched a series of workshops to give the CNH cohort exposure to the world of music for media.  The workshops have been led by The Elements Music, which creates music and sound for the world’s biggest brands, the first workshop gave the young people an introduction to the music for media industry, showed them what sort of career paths exist an...
Tags: UK, London, Featured, Advertising, Art and design, Trevor, Andy Carroll, CNH, Hate, Gloria J, Trevor Robinson, J Bonilla, Trevor Robinson OBE, Jaiden Chang, Create Not Hate, The Elements Music


A new study has linked the rise in anti-Asian online hate speech with President Donald Trump's COVID-19 rhetoric

President Donald Trump. Getty The Anti-Defamation League said online hate speech aimed at Asian Americans rose last year. Rhetoric from President Donald Trump and other leaders fueled the rise, a study said. ADL saw an "85% increase in anti-Asian sentiment on Twitter" after Trump got COVID-19. See more stories on Insider's business page. As President Donald Trump and other US officials last year referred to the coronavirus as the "Chinese virus," the "Kung Flu," and other incendiary n...
Tags: Harassment, Politics, China, US, San Francisco, Trends, Joe Biden, Asian, Manhattan, World Health Organization, Biden, Donald Trump, University Of California, Hate, Trump, Anti-defamation League


LA County seeks to expand anti-hate response network as incidents mount against Asian Americans

With hate crimes and discrimination against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders on the rise since the coronavirus outbreak kicked in a year ago, Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis and a gathering of local officials urged an increase in funding to fight back against the trend. “In my district, a Chinese man was attacked at a bus stop in Rosemead and a temple in Little Tokyo was vandalized in the past several weeks,” Solis said during a Monday, March 8, online gathering calling for a more...
Tags: Asia, Politics, News, Instagram, California, La, White House, China, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Tokyo, Donald Trump, Lapd, Hate


Facebook removes congresswoman's pro-Trans post as "hate speech"

Congresswoman Marie Newman (D-Il.) put up a transgender flag outside her office and posted pictures of it to social media to signal her support for the trans community. On the other side of the aisle, congresswoman and far-right conspiracy theorist Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.), — Read the rest
Tags: Facebook, Post, News, Hate, Marie Newman D IL, Marjorie Taylor Greene R Ga Read


Several groups of extremists stormed the Capitol today. Here are some of the most notable individuals, symbols, and groups present.

A supporter of President Donald Trump confronts police as Trump supporters demonstrate on the second floor of the U.S. Capitol near the entrance to the Senate after breaching security defenses, in Washington, U.S., January 6, 2021. Mike Theiler/Reuters A pro-Trump mob stormed the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, bringing extremist iconography and some regalia associated with far-right or white-supremacist groups. Some rioters wore clothing associated with the conspiracy-theory g...
Tags: News, Congress, Washington, Senate, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Features, United States, Washington Dc, Arizona, Portland, Violence, Associated Press, Extremism


Far-Right Reddit Clone Voat Has Shut Down, for Real This Time

Voat, the abhorrent Reddit clone that became a home for toxic communities and conspiracy theories like QAnon, has shut down. Although the site has claimed to be closing before, this time it appears to be legit. When you type in its address in your browser, you are not able to access the site, and instead see this…Read more...
Tags: Science, Social Media, Reddit, Hate, Voat, QAnon


New report finds increase in Los Angeles County violent hate crimes

Violent hate crimes, especially against transgender people, and religious crimes, particularly against Jewish people, increased in Los Angeles County in 2019, according to an released by the Los Angeles County Commission on Human Relations on Friday, Oct. 23. While the number of hate crimes overall increased by just one incident — 523 in 2018 to 524 a year later —  the authors of the report found that the percentage of violent hate crimes increased countywide. According to the report, of all t...
Tags: Crime, News, Washington, China, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, United States, Social Issues, DEA, Race Relations, Social Justice, Hate, Southern California, Northridge, Lee


Trump un-banned by Twitch after ‘hateful conduct’ led to 2-week suspension

Twitch just un-banned Donald Trump. The impeached U.S. president's official Twitch channel [Link] had been suspended for two weeks for violating the streaming video platform's rules against hateful conduct. “Like anyone else, politicians on Twitch must adhere to our Terms of Service and Community Guidelines,” Twitch previously said. “We do not make exceptions for political or newsworthy content, and will take action on content reported to us that violates our rules.” Excerpt from reportin...
Tags: Gaming, Post, Politics, Technology, News, Social Media, US news, Tech News, Racism, Hate Speech, Donald Trump, Twitch, Hate, Trump, Tulsa, Trump Twitch


Facebook says they removed 220 'Boogaloo' groups and 95 Instagram accounts

Weeks after feds said 'Boogaloo' group members used Facebook to plan the murder of a federal agent, Facebook says they have removed 220 Facebook Groups and 95 Instagram accounts associated with the extremist movement. Facebook says 400 additional 'Boogaloo' related groups advocating armed violence that were tangentially associated with the movement would be taken down, too. "Today we are designating a violent U.S.-based anti-government network as a dangerous organization and banning it from ou...
Tags: Facebook, Post, Instagram, Minneapolis, US, US news, Racism, Facebook Groups, Black Lives Matter, Hate, White Supremacists, Brandy Zadrozny, Oakland California, Ben Collins, Santa Cruz County, Carrillo


Reddit to honor Ohanian's request to appoint Black director, and address anti-Black hate

• Founder to leave Reddit, saying resignation can be ‘act of leadership’ • Reddit promises to update content moderation policies to “explicitly address hate” within weeks Earlier today, we told you that Reddit's Alexis Ohanian was resigning from the Reddit board, asked the company to fill his seat with a Black candidate, and said he'd donate further proceeds from Reddit to anti-racism causes beginning with a $1M pledge to Colin Kaepernick's “Know Your Rights Camp.” Now, Reddit has responded. Re...
Tags: Post, Business, Technology, News, Internet, Colin Kaepernick, US news, Tech News, Racism, Reddit, Alexis Ohanian, Black Lives Matter, BLM, Blacklivesmatter, Hate, Financial Times


Students mock rival basketball player with Grindr taunts and photos taken from his dating profile

Officials from Monmouth University in New Jersey say they are investigating homophobic harassment that occurred at school basketball game over the weekend. The disturbing incident happened at Monmouth-Siena basketball game on Saturday. During the team’s dramatic 86-72 loss in its final home game of the season, a group of Monmouth students unveiled a sign directed at one of the Siena players that read “Stick to GRINDR” along with photos taken from the young man’s dating profile. The stunt was me...
Tags: Life, Lifestyle, University, New Jersey, Homophobia, Grindr, Hate, Siena, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Antigay, Monmouth University, Monmouth, Patrick Leahy, Monmouth Siena, Patrick F Leahy


FBI elevates risk from neo-Nazis to same level as ISIS

“Not only is the terror threat diverse, it’s unrelenting." --FBI director Chris Wray. The FBI has elevated the risk from neo-Nazis in America to the same level with which it regards ISIS. Violent racist extremism is now a “national threat priority,” FBI Director Christopher Wray said in a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. Excerpt from Vice News: [Wray] outlined several concrete steps the agency had taken to combat violent far-right extremists, explaining that the “na...
Tags: Security, Post, Politics, Isis, Crime, News, Virginia, Nazis, America, US news, Intelligence, Fbi, Racism, Terrorism, Threat Level, Nazi


YouTuber Gives Fake Award to Far Right Activist Who Calls Greta Thunberg an 'Autistic Fucking Wench'

YouTuber Josh Pieters has revealed that he pranked far right British commentator Katie Hopkins by flying her to Prague and presenting her with a fake award. Hopkins, who is frequently retweeted by President Trump and was recently suspended on Twitter, was awarded with the Campaign to Unify the Nation Trophy,…Read more...
Tags: Science, Youtube, Prague, South Africa, Hate Speech, Free Speech, Hate, Katie Hopkins, Hopkins, Trump, Youtubers, Greta Thunberg, Josh Pieters, Cape Town Collective For The Freedom Of Speech, YouTuber Josh Pieters


Chick-fil-A slightly less homophobic now

The popular fried chicken sandwich fast food chain Chick-fil-A has long been targeted by pro-human-rights groups for aligning with hate and homophobia. They say they will now focus giving on “education, homelessness & hunger.” “Years after splitting from actively anti-LGBTQ orgs, Chick-fil-A will stop funding two huge charities that have also opposed same-sex marriage: The Salvation Army & Fellowship of Christian Athletes,” reports Ethan Kraft at CNBC. A Chick-fil-A restaurant in Austin, Te...
Tags: Food, Post, Business, News, Lgbt, Atlanta, Chick-fil-a, Lgbtq, Homophobia, Hate, Salvation Army, Cnbc, Thomson Reuters Foundation, Chick, LGBTQIA, Chickfila


Twitter faces backlash for allowing 'hate' on its platform in India, users ask it to act against hate, Islamophobia

Shams Ur Rehman AlaviSocial media giant Twitter is facing a huge backlash in India.It is because of the company's perceived failure to stop hateful messages and even allowing users who give 'calls for boycott and open discrimination' to remain on Twitter.The accounts that trended in support of boycott of an entire community [Indian Muslims] were not blocked & even the objectionable trend was not removed, though trends inconvenient for Twitter are removed suddenly.On the other hand, several acco...
Tags: Twitter, India, Religion, Myanmar, Islamophobia, Hate, Rwanda, Dalit, Sanjay, Twitter India, Manish Maheshwari, Today Bhim Army, Backward Tribal, Twitter in India Users


United: woman in Marvel "Black Panther" hat is a threat to passengers, but man in "Rope. Tree. Journalist" shirt is just sharing his opinion

Not long ago, United demanded a black passenger remove her official Marvel "Black Panther" hat because it made someone uncomfortable. This weekend, United refused to even challenge a white passenger wearing a "Rope. Tree. Journalist" shirt, no matter who it made uncomfortable. Jessica Sidman on Twitter: My brother is on a @united flight from LA to Boston and saw this guy boarding with a shirt that reads “Rope. Tree. Journalist. Some assembly required.” He told the flight attendant and she aske...
Tags: Post, News, La, Boston, Airlines, United, Hate, Jessica Sidman, Marvel Black Panther, Forbes Sidman


United: man in Marvel "Black Panther" hat is a threat to passengers, but man in "Rope. Tree. Journalist" shirt is just sharing his opinion

Not long ago, United demanded a black passenger remove his official Marvel "Black Panther" hat because it made someone uncomfortable. This weekend, United refused to even challenge a white passenger wearing a "Rope. Tree. Journalist" shirt, no matter who it made uncomfortable. Jessica Sidman on Twitter: My brother is on a @united flight from LA to Boston and saw this guy boarding with a shirt that reads “Rope. Tree. Journalist. Some assembly required.” He told the flight attendant and she aske...
Tags: Post, News, La, Boston, Airlines, United, Hate, Jessica Sidman, Marvel Black Panther, Forbes Sidman


Petition asks Twitter to stop hate peddlers involved in Nazi style propaganda and spreading fake news in India

This petition puts on record the failure of Twitter to act against serial hate peddlers who spread Nazi style propaganda against minorities.Forget banning or disabling their accounts, Twitter doesn't even remove the tweets, either because they are either 'influential' or support the ruling party in India.The petition demands that Twitter India must act against these serial offenders who push false stories and repeatedly exposed by police officials, authorities. Yet, Twitter refuses to act again...
Tags: Religion, Hate Speech, Hate, Nazi Propaganda, Madhu Kishwar, Hate speech in India


SHAMEFUL: Twitter India promotes hate-content, Islamophobia in India, refuses to act against hate preachers

Social media giant Twitter has failed to act against 'verified' users spreading hate in India.Contrary to its claims that it has been tough on hate speech, Twitter has not even bothered to take action against users who pour venom.One of the examples is Abhishek Mishra, who openly gave a call for economic boycott of Muslims in India.This is not just hate and Islamophobia, but also breaking the law of the land. You can't discriminate against a fellow Indian citizen, this is against constitutio...
Tags: Twitter, Religion, Hate, Hindutva, Hate speech in India, Hate speech on Twitter, Islamophopia in India


Principal fires teacher after she objects to homophobic flyers being distributed among students

"It's great to be straight. It's not OK to be gay," the posters read. "Black lives matter only because if it weren't for them who would pick our cotton. Join the KKK."
Tags: Life, Lifestyle, Wyoming, Homophobia, Racist, Hate, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Homophobic, Jeff Conine, McCormick Junior High


Face It. Hate is Profitable.

Of all the places I’ve traveled to around the world, my favorite by far is New Zealand. Not only is its natural beauty absolutely spectacular, but its people are incredibly warm and welcoming. And as a Native Hawaiian, I was especially struck by how the indigenous Māori people had forged and maintained respectful and equal relationships with the western world. They weren’t marginalized or caricatured cast-offs lost in the military industrial-slash-tourism complex. They were respected and...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Twitter, Politics, Technology, Social Media, Racism, United States, Hawaii, New Zealand, Newsfeed, Christchurch, Hate, Trump, Facebook Twitter, Facebook Twitter and Instagram


Kazoo-ing metalheads vs Westboro Baptist Church

A group of metalheads playing kazoos drowned out the hate-spreading 'Westboro Baptist Church' cult at the Virginia state capitol. I am proud of my home town. Photos and article by Ned Oliver at the : The Kansas-based hate group said it came to Virginia in part to demonstrate against Del. Danica Roem, D-Manassas, who is the state’s first and only openly transgender lawmaker. Roem also happens to be a metal singer, which prompted Richmond-based singer Randy Blythe, who fronts the well-known ban...
Tags: Post, News, Protest, Funny, Weird, Virginia, Kansas, Hate, Richmond, Westboro Baptist Church, Randy Blythe, Capitol, Blythe, Manassas, Picks, Ned Oliver


French TV cuts Facebook Live video from desecrated Jewish cemetery due to anti-Semitic troll swarm

On Wednesday, the TV network France 3 was forced to cut off a live Facebook broadcast from a desecrated Jewish cemetery in eastern France when trolls swarmed the feed and filled it with anti-Semitic hate comments. You could say there's a problem with anti-Semitism in France. The night before on Tuesday evening, roughly 20,000 people and lawmakers from across the political spectrum gathered to denounce anti-Jewish hate at the Place de la Republique in central Paris. Other protests were held thr...
Tags: Facebook, Post, News, France, World news, Paris, Hitler, Anti-semitism, Hate, Facebook Live, Place De La République, Reuters, Emmanuel Macron, Macron, Picks, Frederick Florin


DARK FUNERAL, BELPHEGOR, INCANTATION & More Announced For Devastation On The Nation Tour

Hate, Vale of Pnath & Nightmarer too. The post DARK FUNERAL, BELPHEGOR, INCANTATION & More Announced For Devastation On The Nation Tour appeared first on Metal Injection.
Tags: Music, Hate, Tour Dates, Dark Funeral, Nightmarer, Vale of Pnath, Belphegor, INCANTATION, Pnath Nightmarer


New York Times calls blackface "dark makeup," edits headline after being called out

Changing the headline after public outcry, The New York Times once again backflips as they excuse hate. hey @nytimes this is some racist bs. IT'S BLACKFACE. BLACKFACE. jesus christ, this is why we have these problems in the first place! call RACISM RACISM. pic.twitter.com/KboYvqKbpf — Oliver Willis (@owillis) February 6, 2019
Tags: Post, News, New York Times, Nyt, Hate, Covering Up Hate, KboYvqKbpf Oliver Willis


“F*g perv for President”: Homophobes are already coming for openly gay 2020 candidate Pete Buttigieg

Pete Buttigieg, the openly gay mayor of South Bend, Indiana, announced his 2020 presidential campaign and it has homophobes clutching their pearls.
Tags: Twitter, Politics, Lifestyle, 20/20, Homophobia, Hate, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Antigay, Homophobic, Homophobes, South Bend Indiana, Pete Buttigieg, Presidential election 2020


Roku welcomes conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and Infowars

Sandy Hook conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his Infowars rantathon channel have been turfed out of virtually every major platform due to his love of violent rhetoric, racial hatred and general bigotry. Welcome to Roku, Alex! Roku may have given itself a brand safety issue. The streaming service has added Infowars, the live show hosted by conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, as a channel. Jones was in the news on Jan. 11 for losing a legal battle to Sandy Hook shooting victims’ families, forcing his...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Post, News, Mistakes, Roku, Sandy Hook, Hate, Jones, Amazon Fire, Alex Jones, Infowars, Roku Alex Roku


Roku welcomes conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and Infowars (Update: Jones removed)

Sandy Hook conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his Infowars rantathon channel have been turfed out of virtually every major platform due to his love of violent rhetoric, racial hatred and general bigotry. Welcome to Roku, Alex! Roku may have given itself a brand safety issue. The streaming service has added Infowars, the live show hosted by conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, as a channel. Jones was in the news on Jan. 11 for losing a legal battle to Sandy Hook shooting victims’ families, forcing his...
Tags: Post, News, Mistakes, Roku, Sandy Hook, Hate, Jones, Alex Jones, Infowars, Roku Alex Roku