Abolish hate crime legislation 7

This is an ugly story that makes me ashamed to be a white guy:

Two white men and two white women kidnapped a mentally handicapped young black man. They dragged him to an apartment building, bound him, gagged him, terrorized him. They cut his scalp and hair. They mocked him for his race. As they abused him, they actually video taped the assault and posted it on Facebook to publicize their revulsion for the vulnerable young man with black skin. And for the final act of humiliation, they forced him to say these words, which I am editing in the name of decency: “F*#k black people. F*#k Barack Obama.”

Here is my question to you: is this news?

And … is this a hate crime?

Okay, you know what I’m doing. The crime described above is not … More…