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# hate-crime - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Government says it won't oppose Fianna Fáil's hate crime Bill
# NEW POLITICS
# NEW POLITICS

Government says it won't oppose Fianna Fáil's hate crime Bill

Oct 4th 2016, 7:58 PM 9,349 Views 72 Comments

The Fianna Fáil Bill aims to tackle crimes that are linked to race, sexual orientation or gender.

# hate-crime - Friday 30 September, 2016

Czech premier tells Britain to stop 'hateful attacks' on its citizens
# Brexit Racism
# Brexit Racism

Czech premier tells Britain to stop 'hateful attacks' on its citizens

Sep 30th 2016, 5:11 PM 16,221 Views 63 Comments

“The Czech government finds it unacceptable to see Czechs attacked because of their origin and being treated as second-class citizens.”

# hate-crime - Sunday 28 August, 2016

'Shameful': 13 Jewish headstones destroyed in Belfast graveyard
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

'Shameful': 13 Jewish headstones destroyed in Belfast graveyard

Aug 28th 2016, 12:21 PM 14,181 Views 85 Comments

Police are treating the incident as a hate crime.

# hate-crime - Friday 1 July, 2016

There's been a big rise in racist crime reports in the UK since the Brexit vote
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

There's been a big rise in racist crime reports in the UK since the Brexit vote

Jul 1st 2016, 8:55 AM 8,566 Views 122 Comments

New figures show that there were five times as many racist attacks as normal since last Thursday.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Man arrested after two women targeted in racist hate crime in Belfast
# Kent Street
# Kent Street

Man arrested after two women targeted in racist hate crime in Belfast

Jun 29th 2016, 4:25 PM 16,154 Views 48 Comments

Two women were verbally abused by a man using racist language and their car was damaged.

# hate-crime - Monday 23 May, 2016

Boys aged 13 and 14 attacked by men while walking on street in the afternoon
# Belfast
# Belfast

Boys aged 13 and 14 attacked by men while walking on street in the afternoon

May 23rd 2016, 9:55 AM 17,306 Views 16 Comments

Police are treating the incident as a sectarian hate crime.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Muslim woman punched in the head and kicked off London bus by attackers
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Muslim woman punched in the head and kicked off London bus by attackers

Dec 16th 2015, 5:46 PM 27,511 Views 171 Comments

Police have released images of the two women who assaulted and abused the woman.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Sectarian and homophobic slurs sprayed on homes in Derry
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Sectarian and homophobic slurs sprayed on homes in Derry

Dec 15th 2015, 3:06 PM 9,122 Views 20 Comments

Police are treating the incidents as hate crimes.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Family escape injury after home is petrol bombed in 'religious hate crime'
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Family escape injury after home is petrol bombed in 'religious hate crime'

Nov 17th 2015, 11:03 AM 15,379 Views 42 Comments

The victims have been described as “long-standing and valued members” of their community.

# hate-crime - Monday 19 October, 2015

Man arrested after racially abusing Muslim pensioner and throwing his walking frame off bus
# London
# London

Man arrested after racially abusing Muslim pensioner and throwing his walking frame off bus

Oct 19th 2015, 10:12 PM 23,767 Views 88 Comments

The incident is believed to have happened on Saturday.

# hate-crime - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Charleston church shooting suspect captured by police
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Charleston church shooting suspect captured by police

Jun 18th 2015, 10:40 PM 57,903 Views 145 Comments

The 21-year-old white man suspected of shooting dead nine black people was captured this afternoon.

NI pastor charged over a sermon in which he branded Islam 'satanic'
# James McConnell
# James McConnell

NI pastor charged over a sermon in which he branded Islam 'satanic'

Jun 18th 2015, 8:57 AM 12,928 Views 75 Comments

First Minister Peter Robinson involved himself in the controversy by defending Pastor James McConnell.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Group of men armed with pickaxe smash windows and threaten residents
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Group of men armed with pickaxe smash windows and threaten residents

Apr 7th 2015, 2:53 PM 23,526 Views 80 Comments

The incident is being treated as a racially motivated hate crime.

# hate-crime - Monday 6 April, 2015

Woman punched in face and slashed with blade after refusing request for cigarette
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Woman punched in face and slashed with blade after refusing request for cigarette

Apr 6th 2015, 10:28 AM 67,051 Views 62 Comments

Police are searching for four attackers.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

KATs (Kill All Taigs) graffiti on children's bus labelled a hate crime
# PSNI
# PSNI

KATs (Kill All Taigs) graffiti on children's bus labelled a hate crime

Nov 25th 2014, 6:24 PM 17,597 Views 78 Comments

The incident occurred in Belfast around two weeks ago.

# hate-crime - Thursday 30 October, 2014

There are plans for tougher hate crime laws following Waterford anti-Roma protest
# Legislation
# Legislation

There are plans for tougher hate crime laws following Waterford anti-Roma protest

Oct 30th 2014, 7:30 PM 16,040 Views 141 Comments

Heads of Bill for hate crime to be presented to Junior Minister Aodhán Ó Riordáin by next May.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Anti-racism protest takes place in Waterford
# Rally
# Rally

Anti-racism protest takes place in Waterford

Oct 29th 2014, 10:00 PM 14,777 Views 116 Comments

Three Roma families were forced to leave a house in Waterford over the weekend.

# hate-crime - Friday 5 September, 2014

One day's policing in Belfast last month cost more than £300,000
# PSNI
# PSNI

One day's policing in Belfast last month cost more than £300,000

Sep 5th 2014, 7:35 AM 4,932 Views 50 Comments

PSNI Chief Constable today issued a report to the Northern Ireland Policing Board.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Sectarian graffiti attack in graveyard sees six arrested
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Sectarian graffiti attack in graveyard sees six arrested

Sep 3rd 2014, 9:54 AM 7,994 Views 10 Comments

The incident took place this morning at a graveyard in Cookstown, Co Tyrone.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Calls for Ireland to legislate against online hate crime
# Prejudice
# Prejudice

Calls for Ireland to legislate against online hate crime

Sep 2nd 2014, 11:26 AM 6,030 Views 57 Comments

A new report from the University of Limerick finds Ireland to be out of step with international legislation on hate crime.

# hate-crime - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Sectarian graffiti daubed on two churches
# Hate Crimes
# Hate Crimes

Sectarian graffiti daubed on two churches

Aug 16th 2014, 4:43 PM 11,042 Views 14 Comments

The PSNI says it is investigating whether the two attacks are linked.

# hate-crime - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Gardaí urge victims of racism and hate crimes to speak to them
# Talk To Us
# Talk To Us

Gardaí urge victims of racism and hate crimes to speak to them

Aug 2nd 2014, 7:45 AM 4,798 Views 71 Comments

A report yesterday harshly criticised gardaí for their response to racism but the organisation said it does have systems in place and is working to improve.

# hate-crime - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Police investigate possible hate crime after two Goth teenagers assaulted
# Manchester
# Manchester

Police investigate possible hate crime after two Goth teenagers assaulted

Jul 26th 2014, 2:47 PM 19,626 Views 65 Comments

One of the teenagers was kicked and punched 17 times in just over 60 seconds.

# hate-crime - Friday 4 July, 2014

PSNI appealing for information after sectarian shooting
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

PSNI appealing for information after sectarian shooting

Jul 4th 2014, 3:32 PM 5,663 Views 30 Comments

No one was injured in the incident which took place around 3am.

# hate-crime - Thursday 19 June, 2014

16-year-old shot by group of men in sectarian hate crime attack
# North Belfast
# North Belfast

16-year-old shot by group of men in sectarian hate crime attack

Jun 19th 2014, 12:19 PM 9,538 Views 27 Comments

He was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

# hate-crime - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Lack of hate crime legislation creates "permission to hate" in Irish society
# Transgender
# Transgender

Lack of hate crime legislation creates "permission to hate" in Irish society

Jun 18th 2014, 6:31 PM 5,306 Views 95 Comments

The warning comes as Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) launches a new report documenting 32 incidents of violence or discrimination.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Anti-racism hotline needed to make sure 'complaints are taken seriously'
# Hate Crimes
# Hate Crimes

Anti-racism hotline needed to make sure 'complaints are taken seriously'

May 20th 2014, 8:24 AM 4,298 Views 63 Comments

The Immigrant Council of Ireland is calling for one to be set up to ensure victims of these crimes come forward.

# hate-crime - Monday 19 May, 2014

Increase in most hate crimes in Northern Ireland - and fewer sectarian incidents
# Police
# Police

Increase in most hate crimes in Northern Ireland - and fewer sectarian incidents

May 19th 2014, 9:33 PM 6,547 Views 79 Comments

The latest figures show there were 232 more racist hate crimes than last year, but 88 fewer sectarian hate incidents.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Racist graffiti attack on Belfast homes
# Racist Hate Crime
# Racist Hate Crime

Racist graffiti attack on Belfast homes

May 6th 2014, 10:59 AM 9,950 Views 69 Comments

One of the residents says she may leave the area as she’s scared after the attack.

# hate-crime - Thursday 1 May, 2014

VIDEO: Nazi-sympathiser who planned to blow up mosques plays Pro Evo in an SS hat
# Right Winger
# Right Winger

VIDEO: Nazi-sympathiser who planned to blow up mosques plays Pro Evo in an SS hat

May 1st 2014, 7:24 PM 12,937 Views 64 Comments

…while drinking a brimful of white wine.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Police investigating 'hate crime' after loyalist flags and banners damaged
# Twaddell Avenue
# Twaddell Avenue

Police investigating 'hate crime' after loyalist flags and banners damaged

Apr 22nd 2014, 10:40 AM 8,530 Views 82 Comments

Loyalists have been protesting at Twaddell Avenue since last July over a decision to limit an Orange Order parade.

# hate-crime - Friday 21 March, 2014

Immigrant Council: People posting racist comments online should be sanctioned
# Racism
# Racism

Immigrant Council: People posting racist comments online should be sanctioned

Mar 21st 2014, 6:30 AM 5,986 Views 121 Comments

Already this year, 58 cases of racism have been reported to the organisation.

# hate-crime - Monday 17 March, 2014

Car petrol-bombed in 'racist hate crime'
# Attack
# Attack

Car petrol-bombed in 'racist hate crime'

Mar 17th 2014, 9:55 AM 12,967 Views 31 Comments

Police in Northern Ireland say several men were involved in the petrol bomb attack last night.

# hate-crime - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Pipe bomb attacks on homes in Derry being treated as hate crimes
# PSNI
# PSNI

Pipe bomb attacks on homes in Derry being treated as hate crimes

Mar 8th 2014, 2:53 PM 6,008 Views 26 Comments

Four adults and one child were in one of the houses at the time of the attack.

# hate-crime - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Column: Living for love, dying because of hate – the rising tide of homophobia in Africa
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Living for love, dying because of hate – the rising tide of homophobia in Africa

Jan 18th 2014, 12:00 PM 77 Views 63 Comments

Jean-Claude Roger Mbebe died an untimely death last week, after his family allegedly prevented him from receiving necessary medical treatment. He had been previously been convicted of “homosexuality and attempted homosexuality” and imprisoned.

# hate-crime - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Police treating arson attack as a 'hate crime'
# Arson Attack
# Arson Attack

Police treating arson attack as a 'hate crime'

Jul 21st 2013, 2:45 PM 7,960 Views 14 Comments

Detectives in Ballymena are investigating the arson attack that occurred in the early hours of this morning.

# hate-crime - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Elderly Briton arrested over mosque bomb
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Elderly Briton arrested over mosque bomb

Jun 27th 2013, 7:46 PM 4,137 Views 8 Comments

A 75-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of planting a home-made bomb that exploded near a mosque.

# hate-crime - Friday 14 June, 2013

Column: Is intolerance prevalent in Ireland?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Is intolerance prevalent in Ireland?

Jun 14th 2013, 1:00 PM 340 Views 114 Comments

Ireland has never seemed intolerant to me but recent instances of racism and intolerance in the news has me questioning whether I am right, writes Aileen Donegan.

# hate-crime - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Appeal over attack on Belfast Islamic centre
# Belfast
# Belfast

Appeal over attack on Belfast Islamic centre

May 26th 2013, 4:16 PM 5,758 Views 34 Comments

An Islamic centre in Belfast was attacked with a paint bomb last week, which local police are treating as a hate crime.

# hate-crime - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Horrific murder fuels fears of rising homophobia in Russia
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Horrific murder fuels fears of rising homophobia in Russia

May 14th 2013, 10:47 AM 15,862 Views 97 Comments

The Russian authorities have been accused of stoking violent attitudes towards gay people following the torture and murder of a young gay man.