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‘Blue Lives Matter’: Louisiana to become first US state to make attacks on police hate crime

Attacking a police officer might soon become a hate crime in Louisiana as the state is going to enact the so-called “Blue Lives Matter” bill. The governor is expected to sign it into law, the first ever of its kind in the US. 362 more words

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Abe Foxman on the Cancerous State of Anti-Semitism

For Abe Foxman, it’s a case of same book, next chapter. After 50 years working for the Anti-Defamation League—the last 28 as its National Director—Mr. Foxman turned the ADL’s reins over to former Obama aide Jonathan Greenblatt last July. 1,428 more words

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Louisiana is about to make it a hate crime to target police under new ‘Blue Lives Matter’ legislation — National Post - Top Stories

In many states, extra punishment is meted out to those who commit crimes against others because of their race or religion. Such hate-crime laws elevate the heinousness of crimes in which people are targeted because of their identity, their belonging to a group.

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Jewish Woman Forced to Hide From Anti-Israel Activists at UC-Irvine

An event hosted by a pro-Israel student group ended abruptly Wednesday night as police were called to protect attendees from an angry mob that had gathered. 791 more words

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Man Candy Monday | 'Empire's' Bryshere Gray at ADL's Walk Against Hate Fundraiseder

The littlest Lyon left Cookie and Lucious home to command the stage in his hometown of Philly Sunday for Cookie’s Cookout  third annual Anti-Defamation League fundraiser–Walk Against Hate. 172 more words

Thousands "Walk Against Hate" At The Navy Yard

by Mike Dougherty

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Thousands of people were taking steps in the right direction Sunday morning at the 6th annual Anti-Defamation League “Walk Against Hate”. 162 more words

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