Aug 29, 2013 — For several weeks, racist, homophobic and anti-religious posters were put up around the campus. A student also thought she saw a person dressed in a Ku Klux Klan robe and hood. The school closed for a day of "solidarity." The students behind the incidents aren't going to be prosecuted.
Jun 5, 2013 — Two weeks after the brutal murder of a British soldier that brought a rise in hate crimes against Muslims in the U.K., a fire devastated an Islamic community center in London Wednesday. Scotland Yard says the cause of the blaze is being treated as suspicious; graffiti was found at the scene.
Nov 22, 2010 — Even though more jurisdictions were collecting the data, the number of cases declined. Figures on racial- and religious-motivated crimes changed little.
Sep 21, 2011 — Texas executed Lawrence Brewer, one of three men who killed James Byrd Jr. in 1998. The racially motivated crime drew national attention because Byrd was chained to a truck and dragged to his death.