21 Nov 2016

25 reported incidents of bigotry in Michigan since Nov. 8 Elections

Submitted by editor

President-elect Donald Trump’s divisive campaign in which he criticized entire groups of people, including women, people of color and immigrants, has inspired hate crimes and acts of intimidation since his Nov. 8 victory.

The Michigan Department of Civil Rights said the number of complaints has doubled since the election. The Southern Law Poverty Center also has reported a large spike nationwide.

Motor City Muckraker is compiling a list of reported incidents of hate in Michigan since Trump’s victory.