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Racism, Anti-Semitism, Anti-LGBT Attacks on the Rise: Report Shows the Election Boosted Hate Crimes

NEW YORK (Reuters)—Hate crimes in nine U.S. metropolitan areas rose more than 20 percent last year, fueled by inflamed passions during the presidential campaign and more willingness for victims to step forward, a leading hate crimes researcher said on Monday. Bias crimes appeared to increase in some cities following the Nov. 8 election of President […]