Hate incidents spike after Trump wins election



A Louisiana woman was standing at a red light when three white men pulled up in a truck. 

“Fuck your black life!” one of them yelled at her. As they drove away, laughing, one of them chanted “Trump!”

Such is just one of many reported incidents of hate compiled by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) following the election of Donald Trump.

In the 10 days since the election on Nov. 8, the SPLC tallied 867 “hate incidents” compiled through media accounts or reported to them directly. They include real life events but not online harassment. Read more…

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