fakehatecrimes.org

fake hate crimes: a database of hate crime hoaxes in the usa



The purpose of this site is to compile a comprehensive database of the false reports of "hate crimes" committed in the USA. It builds on the work of Laird Wilcox, whose Crying Wolf (PDF) is the only book dedicated to this subject so far.

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 U. Oklahoma prof claims she was given anti-Muslim literature, blames post-election ‘values / University of Oklahoma Professor Mashhad Fahes claims she was handed an “anti-Muslim” pamphlet while on her way to class on November 15. She claims she reported it to the university police, and some / 2016-11-25
Type of hoax: suspected

2016-11-15

Norman OK

Professor Mashhad Fahes claims she, and another person, were handed an “anti-Muslim” pamphlet. But the police have no record of professor Fahes' report of being handed an Islamophobic pamphlet, nor of someone else reporting similar.

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