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  • Anti-Semitic crime in Germany up, amid uptick in hate crimes

    BERLIN (AP) — German security officials say the number of anti-Semitic and anti-foreigner incidents rose in the country last year, despite an overall fall in politically motivated crimes. Anti-Semitic incidents rose 19.6% to 1,799 —

    WTOP
  • South Africa elections: Are crime rates rising?

    There are high levels of crime in South Africa - are they getting even worse?

    BBC News
  • I Testified Before Congress About Hate Crimes and the Alt-Right. Here's What Happened.

    On Wednesday, I testified at a Congressional hearing on the purported rise of hate crimes and white nationalism in recent years. I was formally invited by Rep. Jamie Raskin (D–MD), the chair of the House of Representatives' subcommittee on civil rights and civil liberties, at the request of the ranking Republican member, Rep. Chip Roy (R–TX). I was joined by five other experts, including Susan Bro, president of the Heather Heyer Foundation. Bro is the mother of Heather Heyer, who was murdered by...

    Reason.com