Hate crimes are any felony or violent crime based on prejudice against a particular group. They are prejudice’s most extreme expression. Compared to other crimes, hate crimes have a broader impact on victims and communities because they target core aspects of identity.
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'Not much has changed'
One of the Little Rock Nine, psychologist Terrence Roberts shares his thoughts on the state of racial equality in psychology and the country.
Segregation Ruled Unequal, and Therefore Unconstitutional
Psychologists Kenneth and Mamie Clark, PhD, demonstrated that segregation harmed Black children's self-images.
The psychology of hate groups: What drives someone to join one?
August 16, 2017, NBC News