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July 26, 2007
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Hate Crimes on Wikipedia: Arthur Warren & Paul Broussard

This entry is part 2 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 2 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project One of the things I hadn’t taken into consideration upon launching the project to record anti-LGBT hate crimes on Wikipedia was that it would mean living … Continue reading

August 20, 2009
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The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Carlos Lopez

This entry is part 5 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 5 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes projectThe unpredictable nature of hate crimes isn’t something that gets a lot of consideration, but it’s a factor in the increased level of stress LGBT persons often … Continue reading

August 1, 2007
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Hate Crimes on Wikipedia: The Panic Rooms, Pt. 2

This entry is part 6 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 6 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project“The Panic Rooms” may become a subcategory of the Hate Crimes on Wikipedia Project. I knew, when I started the project. What made me certain I’d cover … Continue reading

August 4, 2007
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Hate Crimes on Wikipedia: The Panic Rooms, Pt. 3

This entry is part 7 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 7 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes projectUncontrollable rage. It’s probably a more appropriate term than “panic,” since it seems to be at the core of the other stories in this series. Uncontrollable, murderous … Continue reading

August 13, 2007
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Hate Crimes on Wikipedia: Nireah Johnson & Brandi Coleman

This entry is part 10 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 10 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project Once again, the theme seems to be uncontrollable rage. In the cases of Richie Phillips, Jason Gage, and Glenn Kopitske it was triggered by alleged sexual … Continue reading

August 16, 2007
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Hate Crimes on Wikipedia: Michael Sandy

This entry is part 11 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 11 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project You never know who you might meet. Or what they might do to you. That’s what I thought when I wrote up Jason Gage’s story. That’s … Continue reading

August 29, 2007
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The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Bella Evangelista

This entry is part 15 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 15 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project August 2003 was a deadly month to be a transgender woman in Washington, D.C. One year after Ukea Davis and Stephanie Thomas were shot to death, … Continue reading

September 1, 2007
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The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Rivera & Garzon

This entry is part 16 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 16 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes projectEdgar Garzon and Julio Rivera died just one block from one another; one block and eleven years. In the process of researching Garzon’s murder, I couldn’t help … Continue reading

September 5, 2007
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The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: The Otherside Lounge

This entry is part 18 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 18 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes projectI very nearly subtitled this post “blood money.” I started researching it and writing it on the day I read two seemingly unrelated news articles. The first … Continue reading

September 7, 2007
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The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Danny Overstreet

This entry is part 19 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 19 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes projectThirteen minutes. That’s the amount of time that passed between the moment police arrived to take a report from a bar employee in Roanoke, VA, who called … Continue reading