Should We Call The WDBJ Shooting A Hate Crime?
A Fox News host along with many others online are questioning why the shooting of two WDBJ journalists isn't being called a hate crime.By Steven Sparkman | August 27, 2015
The suspect in Wednesday's double murder of two reporters working for a Virginia news station is dead, and now begins the job of investigating what lead him to kill his former coworkers. And a controversial question has been raised online: Should the media call the shooting a hate crime?
ABC reported Wednesday that someone claiming to be the shooter faxed the ABC newsroom a 23-page document full of violent thoughts and personal grudges.
But the excerpts released by the network also show a mind obsessed with racial tension.