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School Investigates Death Threat Found In Muslim Fifth-Grader's School Cubby
The fifth-grader at Framingham’s Hemenway Elementary School is "saddened and shocked" by the Islamophobic messages, an advocate said.
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Defeating Trumpism Is Going To Take Years
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Democrats scored a crucial victory in the midterms, but repudiating fascism won't happen all at once.
Tree Of Life Rabbi Says 'Hate Speech' Fueled By Politicians Led To Synagogue Massacre
Rabbi Jeffrey Myers said he shared his message with Donald Trump when he met with the president in Pittsburgh last week.
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GOP Rep. Steve Knight Removes Campaign Ad That Featured Racist Veteran
David Brayton, an Air Force veteran, once posted, "Hear me Islam, I will slaughter you with your own knife."
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Where Kids Find Hate Online -- And Tips For How To Handle It
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Hate speech is everywhere, but there are practical ways to help manage it.
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Facebook Bans Content Linked To Proud Boys, Gavin McInnes
The neo-fascist group's members were involved in an assault on protesters in New York this month.
Michael Bloomberg Skewers Trump For Inciting Hate And Violence
"You don’t use the bully pulpit as the president of the United States to rile up people and say things as a joke or as a campaign promise.”
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Meghan McCain And Joy Behar Bicker On 'The View' Over Trump, Guns And Social Media
The co-hosts of "The View" seemed to antagonize each other throughout the show on hate speech.
The True Toll Of Donald Trump's Words
It's not just what he says. It's that so many people believe him.
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Tucker Carlson Asks How We Got So Divided. Twitter Savagely Answers.
"Imagine lacking this much self awareness," one journalist wrote about the Fox News host.
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We Shouldn't Be Surprised When The President's Words Have Consequences
Again and again Trump has used his power to stoke hatred.
Donald Trump’s ‘Nationalist’ Boast Leaves CNN's Don Lemon Almost Speechless
"What has happened here?" asked the "CNN Tonight" host.
Video Shows Woman Harassing Family For Speaking Spanish In Restaurant
The finger-wagging woman demanded that the family, visiting from Guatemala, produce passports.
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Trump Defends Stormy Daniels 'Horseface' Insult: 'Make Your Own Determination'
Despite the backlash over his nasty remark about a woman's appearance, the president wouldn't back down.
Donald Trump Jr. Attacks Beto O'Rourke: He's 'An Irish Guy Pretending To Be Hispanic'
The president's eldest son echoed a claim by Sen. Ted Cruz that O'Rourke adopted the nickname to sound Hispanic.
Rand Paul Says Toxic Politics Is Going To Kill Someone. It Already Has.
People all over social media reminded the senator of the deaths of Heather Heyer and Stephon Clark, among many others.
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CNN Reporter Kaitlan Collins Apologizes For Past Gay Slurs On Twitter
The network's White House correspondent posted the "ignorant" tweets while at the University of Alabama in 2011.
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Rape Apologist 'Roosh' Shutting Down Website After Running Out Of Money
Daryush “Roosh” Valizadeh has profited off the glorification of sexual assault. That's going to be much harder for him now.
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Right-Wing German Protester Convicted For Giving Nazi Salute
The 33-year-old received a suspended sentence and $2,300 fine.
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U.N. Accuses Myanmar Army Of Genocide In Rohingya Deaths
It's the first time the United Nations has explicitly called for Myanmar officials to face genocide charges.
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ACLU Warns Against 'Worrisome' Alex Jones Bans
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says social media platforms shouldn't be "arbiters of truth." The ACLU seems to agree with that sentiment.
Threats To Transgender Student Drove Oklahoma School District To Close For 2 Days
Curtis M. Wong
Posts on a Facebook parents group referred to the 12-year-old girl as a "half baked maggot" and a "thing."
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Armie Hammer Defends Broadway Co-Star Kate Bornstein Against Transphobic Heckler
Curtis M. Wong
The "Straight White Men" star had choice words after an audience member shouted at Bornstein during a performance.
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Social Media Is A Toxic Mess. It Should Be On The Companies To Fix It.
, Guest Writer
The Alex Jones case has only demonstrated the gravity of the problem.
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Virginia's Corey Stewart Calls Muslim Gubernatorial Candidate 'ISIS Commie'
The GOP Senate nominee blamed a vendor for the tweet.
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Laura Ingraham Has Been Peddling White Nationalism For Years: A Reminder
To Ingraham, the so-called alt-right is just a "more traditional" view, and Democrats are "agents of a historical and cultural purge."
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