Quick Facts on Hate Crimes Prevention
AAUW believes that violent crimes motivated solely or primarily by bias or hatred intimidate communities and must end. In this downloadable, two-page document, AAUW outlines the importance of hate crimes laws, the impact of the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act, and continuing efforts to end bias motivated crime. This document is intended for branches and states to print to distribute at meetings or events.