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Southern Poverty Law Center Interactive Hate Map
DVDs owned by the Library
American History X "Derek Vinyard, the charismatic leader of a group of young white supremacists in Los Angeles, lands in prison for a brutal, hate-driven murder. Upon his release, ashamed of his past and pledging to reform, Derek realizes he must save his younger brother, Danny, from a similar fate. A groundbreaking controversial drama about the tragic consequences of racism in a family." 119 min.
Call Number: DVD PN1997 .A44 1999
Publication Date: 1998
Bill Moyers : beyond hate 87 min.
"As ancient as Cain and Able and as recent as yesterday's headlines, hate has many faces: racism, anti-Semitism, homophobia, sectarianism, domestic violence. But do we really understand its roots? Are there practical ways to cope with it? What is hate doing to us? More importantly, what does hate do for us? Bill Moyers seeks to answer these questions. His search takes him around the world where he talks to philosophers and historians, authors and activists to those whose lives have been shaped by hate and those who have dedicated their lives to going beyond it ..."
Call Number: DVD BF575.H3 B55 2013
Publication Date: 2013
The Stolen eye Jane Elliott conducted her famous blue-eyed/brown-eyed exercise in discrimination in Australia with the whites and Aborigines. Watch the astonishing and thoughtful results of this exercise.
Call Number: DVD BF575 .P9 S76 2004
Publication Date: 2004
Hate Speech: NOW
Graffiti in Wellsville after 2016 election
Graffiti in Wellsville after 2016 election. WIBV report; 2 min. 18 sec.
The Swatstika is on the rise: Blame hate, ignorance, nihilism
This is an excellent, short video about what motivates hate crime. From the USA Today web site; 2 min. 24 sec.
Mexican American Verbally Attacked
This short video shows a recent school board meeting in Michigan where a Mexican American parent was told by an audience member to go back to Mexico. 1 min. 34 sec.
Store Clerk Demands 'A-mer-i-can' ID
Shortly after Alabama passed HB 56, Enrique Corral, a 35-year-old Latino man who was born and raised in Texas, went to buy beer at a big box retailer near his suburban Birmingham home. 3 min. 32 sec. from the Southern Poverty Law Center
What Is Hate Speech? We Asked College Students
"How should "hate speech" be defined, and should it be regulated? We went to the campus of USC to ask college students, who are on the front lines of America's free speech battles." From Reason Magazine (Libertarian); 5 min. 58 sec.
California apoligizes for internment of Japanese American's during WW2
Japanese internment camp survivors stood on the California Assembly floor as lawmakers unanimously passed House Resolution 77. (1 min. 58 sec.)
Amid Ignorance And Fear, Anti-Semitism Thrives
Audio and transcript of Scott Simon, of NPR's Weekend Edition (June 5, 2009), speaking about hate speech and anti-antisemitism after the shooting of a black security guard at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum. Short but very powerful.