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  • Explaining the numbers behind the rise in reported hate crimes

    Many people were concerned about President Donald Trump's response to the New Zealand mosque shooting in March, when he seemed to downplay the seriousness of white nationalism.  Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., in an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper, criticized Trump’s rhetoric for dividing people. She noted that the Christchurch shooter said that Trump was a symbol of "renewed white identity." Tapper cited the upward trend of hate crimes in many parts of the world and highlighted the rise of white...
  • Awkwafina and Ike Barinholtz to star in true crime podcasting comedy Crime After Crime

    Can we just take a moment to throw some respect at Crime After Crime for calling dibs on such a delightful movie title? Now that we’ve gotten that very important piece of business out of the way, we can move on to real reason why you’re all here today: Deadline reports that Awkwafina and Ike Barinholtz have signed on to produce and star in Crime After Crime, an exceptionally timely dark comedy about the world of true crime podcasting. Start placing your bets on cameos now–my money’s on the My...


    Lethem’s first detective novel since the exquisite Motherless Brooklyn 20 years ago confirms him as one of America’s finest living writers — wry, truthful and utterly original.

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  • Russiagate Is Ending like Any White-Collar Crime. Glenn Greenwald Explains Why That’s an Undeniable Scandal.

    Russiagate is best understood as a story of international white-collar crime. I’ve argued this point in various publications since the 2016 election. While cable-news conspiracists were making Donald Trump out to be a literal foreign agent and some left-leaning commentators were denying the mere existence of a Russian interference campaign, I tried to emphasize post-Soviet [

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  • National Crime Victims Week recognizes those who have endured pain and loss through crime

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — On a sunny Sunday afternoon, roughly 50 people filed into the community room at Kansas City Police Department’s Patrol East off 27th Street. Many held roses. Some spoke to each other. Rows of chairs made an aisle down the middle. In every row, a box of Kleenex sat in the seat of one chair. Sunday began National Crime Victims Rights Week. It is a time for those who have been a victim of a crime or [

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  • Awkwafina & Ike Barinholtz To Produce & Star In ‘Crime After Crime’ Comedy At STX

    Awkwafina (Crazy Rich Asians, Ocean’s 8) and Ike Barinholtz (Blockers, The Oath) have signed to star in Crime After Crime, a caper comedy that they also will produce for STXfilms. Nick Stoller and Conor Welch also producing under their Stoller Global Solutions banner, along with David Stassen. Dan Gurewitch and David Young are writing the script, which is about a millennial podcast host who agrees to help the convict she's devoted her true-crime podcast to prove his

  • Melissa Joan Hart Explains Her "Really Unique" New Show and Gives Clarissa Explains It All Reboot Update

    Melissa Joan Hart's new show is like nothing she's ever worked on before. Netflix released the first 10 episodes of No Good Nick on Monday, and it might not be the typical family

    E! Online