Around the World: Record Violence After Trump and Brexit, 8-Year-Old Ugandan Arrested as Lesbian, UK Police Dismiss Queer Complaints

Around the World: Record Violence After Trump and Brexit, 8-Year-Old Ugandan Arrested as Lesbian, UK Police Dismiss Queer Complaints

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Much ado has been made about how Donald Trump’s election has empowered bigots. According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, there were 867 incidents of violence against Jews, Muslims, immigrants, black people, women and the LGBTQ community. Likewise, in the UK, Brexit has led to a 147% increase in anti-gay hate crimes. This and more in our look at crime around the world.

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