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April 01, 2016

Who Is Watching the Hate? Tracking Hate Groups Online and Beyond

Craig Phillips in Beyond the Films

In¬†Welcome to Leith, the story of what happens when notorious white supremacist Craig Cobb tries to take over a small North Dakota community as a base for himself and his…...

August 23, 2012

A Documentarian Reflects on the Sikh Shootings

Rebecca Huval in Where Are They Now?

Filmmaker Sharat Raju is no stranger to the misperceptions that haunt the Sikh community. In 2003, he wrote and directed the Independent Lens short fiction film American Made about a…...

June 16, 2011

Judy Shepard: Children, Hate Crimes, and a Community of Grief and Progress

Brooke Shelby Biggs in

Judy Shepard lost her son Matthew in 1998 in a horrific hate crime. She is now the president and co-founder of the Matthew Shepard Foundation. She sent us this blog…...

June 16, 2011

Cathy Renna on the Legacy of Fred Martinez

Brooke Shelby Biggs in

Cathy Renna, managing partner at Renna Communications and former organizer and spokesperson for GLAAD, is featured in the film Two Spirits (premiering on Tuesday, June 14 on PBS; check local…...