Hate crime on the rise?

There has been a significant rise in the occurrence of hate crimes in Northern Ireland. Jonathan McCambridge reports “there have been almost 2,500 hate crimes across Northern Ireland in just nine months with increases in the number of racist and homophobic attacks”.

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty

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