Hate crimes are a reality in the EU, agencies say

The Jerusalem Post - 29 November 2012 - From BENJAMIN WEINTHAL

The Vienna-based European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) announced on Tuesday the result of two new reports showing hate-based crimes across the EU. According to one FRA study, "on average, 18% of all Roma and 18% of all sub-Saharan African respondents in the survey indicated that they had experienced at least one racially motivated crime in the last 12 months.” (continue reading...)