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Kane In Your Corner podcast: Hate at Home - listen here

Kane In Your Corner examines hate and bias incidents in New Jersey, how often they happen and how rarely they're prosecuted. A companion podcast to our Hate at Home series.

News 12 Staff

Sep 27, 2019, 4:48 PM

Updated 1,727 days ago

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Kane In Your Corner podcast: Hate at Home - listen here
Kane In Your Corner examines hate and bias incidents in New Jersey, how often they happen and how rarely they're prosecuted.
We explore the increase in hate based on religion and look at hate creeping into politics - in ways that have experts concerned.
From victims assaulted with weapons to hundreds of reports of hateful graffiti and swastikas, we found there were 569 bias incidents last year - a 55% increase since 2015. We also found that hate affects every corner of New Jersey.
Check out the full digital report HERE.


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