racial violence

  • Demonstrators hold signs during a protest against President-elect Donald Trump and in support of Muslims residents in downtown Hamtramck, Michigan, U.S. on November 14, 2016.  REUTERS/Brittany Greeson - RTX2TOIZ
    November 15, 2016  

    Hate crimes were up 6.8 percent last year, including a 67 percent increase toward Muslim-Americans, according to new FBI statistics. To discuss factors that have led to a surge, Hari Sreenivasan speaks with Rizwan Jaka of All Dulles Area Muslim Society Center, Mark Potok of the Southern Poverty Law Center and Eddie Glaude of Princeton University. Continue reading

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    December 16, 2013  

    Bulgaria, Europe’s poorest country, is in danger of being overwhelmed by the influx of Syrians seeking sanctuary. Upon arrival, Syrian refugees find few resources, packed camps, unsafe conditions and acts of racial violence. Jonathan Rugman of Independent Television News reports. Continue reading