White man charged with 'knockout game' hate crime. Racial hypocrisy? (Guest Voice)

December 2013
Moderate Voice;12/28/2013, p1
Blog Entry
In this article, the author highlights on an attack made on a black man by a white Texas man during the knockout game, under which assault is pre planned and executed to knock out an unsuspecting victim with a single punch. The author mentions that the U.S. Department of Justice has intervened to look into the matter and also mentions that the game is responsible for inducing hate crimes in the U.S.


Related Articles

  • Safe Space. Jimenez, Linda // Profiles in Diversity Journal;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p12 

    The article discusses the hate crimes in the U.S. It states that is also known as a bias-motivated crime which happens when a culprit intends to carry out a crime against a victim because of affiliation to a social group that is defined by race, ethnicity, and religion. It notes that incidents...

  • Latinos Praise Fed Hate Crime Investigations. TreviƱo, Marisa // La Prensa San Diego;4/13/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 15, p1 

    The article reports on a conviction won by the U.S. Department of Justice to punish the people who are involved in hate crimes against the Latinos.

  • Sikhs easy targets say senators.  // Asian Pacific Post;8/30/2012, p16 

    The article reports that the U.S. Department of Justice has been urged by a number of senators to track hate crimes against Sikhs.

  • DOJ Study: Hate Crimes More Prevalent than Previously Known.  // Intelligence Report;Fall2013, Issue 151, p7 

    The article discusses a study conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics, on hate crimes. According to the study about 50,000 hate crimes are committed annually in the U.S. and a cast number of violent crimes are never reported. The study further reports that only...

  • Shoulders to Stand On: HATE VIOLENCE. Bailey, Evelyn // Empty Closet;Apr2010, Issue 433, p13A 

    The author focuses on the victims of violence who helped make the Hate Crimes Act become legal in the U.S.

  • Tables by Title.  // Hate Crime Statistics;2013, p1 

    The article presents a list depicting information related to several tables having information on the incidents of hate crimes in the U.S. including number of incidents, offenses, and victims.

  • Words Matter: Defining Victims in State Domestic Violence Statutes. ENGLISH, PETER // International Perspectives in Victimology;Aug2011, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p1 

    The present research identified and reviewed the domestic violence laws in all 50 American states and the District of Columbia. The goal was to ascertain how many of these jurisdictions extend to same-sex partners the same protections that have been traditionally extended to opposite-sex...

  • FOR THE RECORD.  // Intelligence Report;Spring2013, Issue 149, p1 

    The article focuses on several incidents of hate crimes and hate group activities that took place in the U.S. in the fourth quarter of 2012. It informs about a gay activist who was assaulted by two men outside a bar in Phoenix, Arizona. It reports on an attack on five lesbians in a restaurant in...

  • Hate Crime Statistics Act.  // Hate Crime Statistics;2007, p1 

    The article offers information about the amendments of the Hate Crime Statistics Act in the U.S. The Attorney General shall acquire data for each calendar year about crimes that show evidence of prejudice based on race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or ethnicity. He shall set...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics