Hate crimes against gay
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What is a Hate Crime? Related Human rights minority rights Discrimination Freedom Index. According to this latest report, Jewish and black communities continue to shoulder a disproportionate percentage of federally reported hate crimes: Jewish people comprise an estimated 2 percent of the U.
While there is disagreement about which acts come under core prohibitions, all of Orthodox Judaism puts certain core homosexual acts, including sodomy in the category of yehareg ve'al ya'avor —"die rather than transgress"—the small category of Biblically-prohibited acts also including murder , idolatry , adultery , and incest which an Orthodox Jew is obligated under the laws of self-sacrifice under Jewish Law to die rather than do.