Media Outlets Are Having Trouble Keeping Up with Hate Crime Reports in Trump Era | Alternet

It’s been well-documented that hate crimes are on the rise since Donald Trump brought his particular brand of racism and xenophobia to American politics. Though it is typically advocacy groups that do the work of documenting these crimes, there are some media outlets also covering these stories, with ProPublica leading the way. Source: Media Outlets Are Having Trouble Keeping Up …

VIDEO: Boy with autism repeatedly hit by bus aide, threatened by driver: ‘You little monster!’ | TheBlaze

Surveillance video shows a 9-year-boy with autism being tormented and abused by two adults on a school bus in suburban Chicago over the course of several months, WBBM-TV reported. Criminal cases against the bus aide and bus driver were wrapped up in July 2017, but WBBM's report Friday includes sad, shocking video clips recorded inside the …