Hate Crimes

New Yorkers Neil Frias and Jeff White, in San Francisco for the Folsom Street Fair, were pepper-sprayed by men calling them "fags" who were "destroying family values."

September 27 2016 6:25 PM

The St. Lucie County, Fla., Sheriff's Office released a surveillance video showing an explosive flash, then a man running from the Fort Pierce mosque attended by the killer of 49 people in Orlando, three months ago today. 

September 12 2016 10:24 PM

Martin Blackwell was found guilty on several counts of aggravated battery and assault.

August 24 2016 6:04 PM Updated

Rae'Lynn Thomas was brutally attacked by her mother's ex-boyfriend, who still lived in their Columbus home. She is the 19th trans person known to be killed in the U.S. this year. 

August 12 2016 5:42 PM

The alleged attacker was reportedly provoked by seeing the victim with his partner. 

August 07 2016 8:32 PM

Muhammad Wisam Sankari was beheaded and mutilated in Turkey, which has admitted many Syrian refugees but failed to protect the rights of LGBT ones.

August 04 2016 4:13 PM
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