The rise in hate crimes in Los Angeles County - up 28 percent in one year - was led by attacks between Latinos and blacks, according to a new report by the Los Angeles County Human Relations Commission.
Hate crimes against blacks, gays, Jews, Mexicans, whites and Asians all rose, even as violent crime in general was down.
According to the NAD's blog
Submitted by NAD on Sun, 07/27/2008 - 12:36
If so, they would question the ongoing astonishment of Obama's articulateness
And, as millions of Americans who watched the primary campaign learned, Obama is invariably articulate and well-spoken.
Submitted by NAD on Wed, 07/23/2008 - 18:05
This story wasn't extensively covered by national media: Last spring 17-year-old Darryl Turner, who was black, died of cardiac arrest after being electrocuted with a Taser gun following an altercation with a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer.
For breaking departmental rules when by delivering a continuous 37-second shock, the officer was suspended for five days without pay.
Submitted by NAD on Tue, 07/22/2008 - 18:24
Following up on the racial bias in mortgage lending comes this story