Trans Woman Severely Beaten Among Rash of Brooklyn, N.Y. Hate Crimes
October 15 2014 6:13 PM ET

Trans Woman Beaten Among Rash of Brooklyn Hate Crimes

Mitch Kellaway

A Bushwick trans woman clings to life after a brutal beating, following several other Brooklyn-based attacks in which perpetrators were yelling anti-LGBT slurs.

WATCH: Brooklyn Hammer Attack Being Investigated as a Hate Crime
October 15 2014 2:13 PM ET

Brooklyn Hammer Attack Investigated as a Hate Crime

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Police are searching for a suspect in connection with a hate crime in Brooklyn after a gay man was attacked with a hammer in his building.

Op-ed: Yes, the Philly Attack Was a Hate Crime
October 13 2014 5:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Yes, the Philly Attack Was a Hate Crime

Brian Sims

We must fight for fully inclusive hate-crimes laws in Pennsylvania and beyond, says Rep. Brian Sims.

Police Release Video of Suspect in NYC Antigay Hate Crime
October 03 2014 1:01 PM ET

Police Release Video of Suspect in NYC Antigay Hate Crime

Parker Marie Molloy

On September 14, two men became the target of antigay slurs and physical violence while walking through Midtown Manhattan.

Transgender College Student Attacked in Possible Hate Crime
September 30 2014 12:11 PM ET

Trans College Student Attacked in Possible Hate Crime

Parker Marie Molloy

The 20-year-old suspect claims the attack on a transgender SUNY Geneseo student was the result of 'drunken stupidness,' but some are pushing the local district attorney to pursue hate crime charges.

Three Arrested in Brooklyn Hate Crime
September 29 2014 1:45 PM ET

3 Arrested in Brooklyn Hate Crime

Parker Marie Molloy

Two men have been charged with hate crimes and menacing while another faces first-degree assault charges after opening fire on two Brooklynites.

Hundreds Rally in Philadelphia in Support of Hate-Crimes Legislation
September 26 2014 1:18 PM ET

Hundreds Rally in Philadelphia in Support of Hate-Crimes Legislation

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Hundreds gathered in Love Park despite the rain to demonstrate the need for hate-crimes law revisions.

WATCH: Brian Sims Slams Pa. Lawmakers' 'BS' on Hate-Crimes Bill
September 24 2014 3:45 PM ET

WATCH: Out Pa. Rep. Slams Lawmakers' 'BS' on Hate-Crimes Bill

Sunnivie Brydum

'There is no place in Pennsylvania where people are pretending that [LGBT people] don't exist more than they are here in the capitol,' says the out lawmaker.

WATCH: Pa. State Senator: I'm Gay; Get Over It
September 24 2014 2:32 PM ET

WATCH: Pa. State Senator: I'm Gay; Get Over It

Sunnivie Brydum

Outgoing Pennsylvania state senator Jim Ferlo says he's never hidden his sexuality — but now it's time to come out and pass hate-crimes protections in his home state.

Three Charged in Attack on Gay Couple in Philly
September 23 2014 5:19 PM ET

Three Charged in Attack on Gay Couple in Philly

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Two men and a woman from nearby Bucks County will be arrested, according to the district attorney's office.

WATCH: Philly Cops Search For Violent Group In Possible Hate Crime Against Gay Couple
September 16 2014 2:38 PM ET

WATCH: Cops Search for Violent Group in Possible Hate Crime

Trudy Ring

A gay couple attacked by a large group say they were definitely singled out for their sexual orientation.

Suspect Accused of Executing Gay Men Captured in NJ
July 20 2014 1:49 PM ET

Suspect Accused of Executing Gay Men Captured in N.J.

Neal Broverman

Police believe the chilling Seattle murder of two young gay men is a hate-crime.

Fourth Trans Woman of Color Murdered in June
June 30 2014 4:21 PM ET

Fourth Trans Woman of Color Murdered in June

Parker Marie Molloy

In a dark end to the month of June, a fourth trans woman of color has been found murdered in the U.S. — this time shot to death.

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