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68% Of Latinos Reported Being Discriminate Against In New Survey

The number of Latinos who say they have been discriminated against has more than doubled from the previous decade, according to a new report from online journal Social Science & Medicine – Population Health. “68 percent of Latino men and women in the United States reported discrimination, a rate comparable to that reported by blacks, … Continue reading »

Reported Hate Crimes In Donald Trump’s Home City Have More Than Doubled From This Time Last Year

The New York Police Department says hate crimes targeting the city’s minority groups have more than doubled from this time last year, according to the New York Times. “Hate crimes in New York City have risen in the weeks since Donald J. Trump won the presidential election, a noticeable spike that encompasses ethnic minorities, Jews, … Continue reading »

Hate Crime Surged Following Donald Trump’s Election And He’s Been Passive About It

Hate crimes have surged in the ten days following the election of President-elect Donald Trump, according to a new report from the Southern Poverty Law Center. The group, which tracks hate activity from white supremacists and other extremists across the nation, released a new report documenting nearly 900 reported hate incidents since Election Day, many … Continue reading »

“Trump Hate Map” Continues To Expand Following Donald Trump’s Victory

New FBI data shows a surge in hate crimes against minority groups, adding to “previous findings by researchers and outside monitors…who have noted an alarming rise in some types of crimes tied to the vitriol of this year’s presidential campaign,” noted the New York Times: In its report on Monday, the F.B.I. cataloged a total … Continue reading »

Donald Trump’s Candidacy Emboldened Racists. Now His Victory Has Given Them Permission To Double-Down

Donald Trump’s Presidential campaign emboldened racists and bigots to commit hateful acts against Latinos, immigrants, Muslim-Americans, and other already-marginalized groups. Now his Presidential victory has given them permission to double-down. In the hours since President-elect Trump’s victory, we’ve seen a flood of reports of Trump-inspired hate acts by his supporters. We’ve tracked these kinds of incidents on our “Trump … Continue reading »

Must-Read From Education Week: “Election’s Intolerant Tone Stokes Fears for Latino Students”

Donald Trump’s insult-laden campaign has given permission to many to vocally express their racist and intolerant views — even in our nation’s schools. Since the start of his candidacy, we’ve seen a flood of disturbing attacks on Latino and other students of color at the hands of pro-Trump students. One of the most common themes … Continue reading »

Pro-Trump White Supremacists, KKK Members Make Plans To Harass Black Voters On Election Day

According to POLITICO, white nationalists, KKK members and neo-Nazis plan to “watch polls” and harass Black and other voters of color on Election Day: Neo-Nazi leader Andrew Anglin plans to muster thousands of poll-watchers across all 50 states. His partners at the alt-right website “the Right Stuff” are touting plans to set up hidden cameras … Continue reading »

Two Iowa Universities Have Been Targeted With Racist Fliers Within The Past Week

Donald Trump’s campaign may be faltering, but Trumpism is alive and well. Police are investigating the at least two dozen white supremacist fliers that were posted on two Iowa campuses this past week. At Iowa State University, some 20 posters reading “In 1950, America was 90 percent white. It is now only 60 percent white. … Continue reading »

Must-Read From Huffington Post: “Islamophobia Just Drove This Boy And His Family Out Of America”

The disturbing and tragic news that a seven-year-old US citizen child was beat up on a schoolbus for being Muslim is just the latest episode of harassment and attacks his family has endured, according to a new report from the Huffington Post. First-grader Abdul was beat up by five classmates on their way to school … Continue reading »

ICYMI: Gabe Ortíz: “Donald Trump and His Supporters Continue Assault On America”

Despite Donald Trump’s slump in the polls, the virulent rippling effects of his hateful opinions have continued to incite a wave of verbal and physical violence across the nation. Over the course of Trump’s campaign, America’s Voice has tracked these occurrences through the “Trump Hate Map,” a cartogram that has been continually updated – unfortunately … Continue reading »