When churches are desecrated and believers are humiliated, politicians and the media lick their fingers, put them in the air, and decide to keep quiet.
When you can convince people racism is rampant, you ignite a flame of division and destruction that can only end with bodies on the ground and cities leveled.
Clarke, who will oversee hate crime investigations if confirmed, said Chicago Police were “demonizing survivors” after they requested Smollet’s phone records.
The hashtag “#AlexandriaOcasioSmollett” became a top trend on Twitter Wednesday after it became clear AOC wasn’t in the Capitol during the January riots.
Toomin believes he’s facing “retaliation” for appointing a special prosecutor to investigate why all 16 felony charges against Jussie Smollett were dropped.
In 2019, Harris tweeted her sympathies about Smollett, who falsely claimed to be the victim of a hate crime. Harris said that what happened to Smollett was a “modern day lynching.”
On Tuesday, former “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett was indicted on six felony counts of disorderly conduct by special prosecutor Dan Webb.
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Americans fall for hoax after hoax primarily because they falsely believe America is not a very good place.
It’s worthwhile to take a look at the anatomy of real sexual orientation-related hate crimes so we can take them seriously and identify hoaxes more easily.
‘Mr. Smollett has refused to reimburse the City of Chicago for the cost of police overtime spent investigating his false police report on January 29, 2019,’ said spokesman Bill McCaffrey in a statement.
Those perpetuating now-frequent hate hoaxes risk desensitizing Americans from legitimate racism by sacrificing truth on the altar of political expediency.
The miscarriage of justice in the hate crime hoax speaks volumes about the way identity politics has created a new form of entitlement.
Just like children of wealthy Hollywood elites, Jussie Smollett has ‘privilege’ that most of Chicago’s black male population does not: the privilege of being a wealthy, connected liberal.
Jussie Smollett’s allegedly false police report investigation cost the city of Chicago $150,000 in police overtime and city resources.
Chicago prosecutors dropped all charges against Jussie Smollett on Tuesday, simultaneously insisting the move did not “exonerate him.”
Amber Heard and Asia Argento are at the forefront of Me Too whistleblowing. But how do we deal with stories emerging that cast doubt on their credibility?
‘Ace in the Hole’ acts as evidence that no one could have predicted just how far journalism would slip over the past decade.
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