Ken Schwencke

Why America Fails at Gathering Hate Crime Statistics

This originally appeared on ProPublica.

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More Than 100 Federal Agencies Fail to Report Hate Crimes to the FBI’s National Database

In violation of a longstanding legal mandate, scores of federal law enforcement agencies are failing to submit statistics to the FBI's national hate crimes database, ProPublica has learned.

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Here's How Web Service Cloudflare Helps Serve up Hate on the Internet That Fuels Real-Life Killings

Since its launch in 2013, the neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer has quickly become the go-to spot for racists on the internet. Women are whores, blacks are inferior and a shadowy Jewish cabal is organizing a genocide against white people. The site can count among its readers Dylann Roof, the white teenager who slaughtered nine African Americans in Charleston in 2015, and James Jackson, who fatally stabbed an elderly black man with a sword in the streets of New York earlier this year.

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