News21 investigates a growing climate of hate in the United States through analysis of national crime victimization data and on-the-ground reporting by 38 reporters in 36 states.
Brewing within some young men is an intolerance and hatred that is bringing violence to the streets and white nationalist politics to the forefront.
Nearly 1,000 hate groups are active in the United States, and their numbers are growing.
From the historically unwelcoming American South to cities across the country, black Americans disproportionately face acts of intimidation, extremist rhetoric and violence.
As colleges respond to a steep rise in reports of hate crimes on campus, conservatives and followers of the alt-right movement claim colleges are sanitizing campuses of dissent, in violation of the First Amendment’s right to free speech.
Latinos and immigrants increasingly are fearful of reporting racially biased crimes and incidents to law enforcement, as the targeting of their communities is on the rise.
The rise in religious hate crimes is prompting different religious groups to take measures to protect and help other people attacked for their faith.
Native American women are being murdered and sexually assaulted on reservations and nearby towns at higher rates than other American women.
Violent crimes and other hate incidents targeting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans consistently are unreported and often not prosecuted.
Hear about the life cycle of hate, from indoctrination to reform.