Hate crimes and incidents hurt: they injure the direct victim, and damage the entire society.
By reporting them when they happen, you may be able to:
– prevent these crimes from happening to someone else.
– ensure justice for the victims and for the all society
– descourage others to commit hate crimes
– help to document these kind of crimes: this can help institutions understanding the phenomena and its dimension, so they can better react to it also implementing policies, and rise the awareness of the entire society
Hate crimes affect all of us: don’t stay silent, let’s react!