Hate Crimes
Woman surrounded by others at a rally holds a sign that reads, "We Condemn Hate Crimes"

White Nationalist Groups Are on the Rise: Report

“We have a crisis of hate and extremism in our country—and the toxic ideas propagated by these hate groups not only lead to violence but erode the very foundations of our democracy,” said Lecia Brooks from The Southern Poverty Law Center.
White woman in navy jacket with yellow lettering walks between black and red trucks on grey pavement in front of red and brown buildings

FBI: Hate Crimes Are Up

The bureau’s latest report assesses violence in 2016, a year marked by the election of President Donald Trump.

Brown building in front of white pillar and blue sky; Black man in grey shirt behind black microphone in front of blue wall

Racists Attack Smithsonian, LeBron James' Home

Visitors found a noose at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture on the same day that someone vandalized Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James’ home with racist graffiti.