#Hate Crime

  • Article: UK Universities Are Rolling Out Consent Courses to Crack Down on Harassment

    UK Universities Are Rolling Out Consent Courses to Crack Down on Harassment

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 11, 2019

    Nearly 1,500 reports of sexual harassment or sexual violence against students were made in 2018-9. Read more

  • Article: Homeless Woman's Tent Repeatedly Set on Fire in Lincolnshire Town

    Homeless Woman's Tent Repeatedly Set on Fire in Lincolnshire Town

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 21, 2019

    Attacks against people who are homeless are not currently recorded as hate crimes. Read more

  • Article: 4 Teenagers Charged After London Bus Attack on Gay Couple Who 'Refused to Kiss on Demand'

    4 Teenagers Charged After London Bus Attack on Gay Couple Who 'Refused to Kiss on Demand'

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Imogen Calderwood|July 26, 2019

    The couple were left hospitalised with facial injuries. Read more

  • Article: Rise of Homophobia in Britain Condemned After Violent Attacks on Same-Sex Couples

    Rise of Homophobia in Britain Condemned After Violent Attacks on Same-Sex Couples

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 17, 2019

    Two recent attacks in London and Southampton have focused attention on rising hate crime. Read more

  • Article: MPs and Campaigners Call on Met Police (Again) to Make Misogyny a Hate Crime

    MPs and Campaigners Call on Met Police (Again) to Make Misogyny a Hate Crime

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 15, 2019

    Gender was the aggravating factor behind at least half of all hate crimes reported by women in 2018. Read more

  • Article: Rugby Star Gareth Thomas Victim of Homophobic Hate Crime in Wales

    Rugby Star Gareth Thomas Victim of Homophobic Hate Crime in Wales

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 19, 2018

    The former Welsh rugby captain said he was attacked for his sexuality. Read more

  • Article: Muslims Raised $125K for the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims

    Muslims Raised $125K for the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims

    By Joanna Prisco|Oct. 29, 2018

    In less than 24 hours, Muslim groups united to cover funeral expenses and medical bills. Read more

  • Article: 'Dear Haters': Scotland's Brilliant New Ad Campaign Tackles Discrimination and Hate Crimes

    'Dear Haters': Scotland's Brilliant New Ad Campaign Tackles Discrimination and Hate Crimes

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 27, 2018

    Scotland’s just had enough. Read more