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Rise in online racism

A new report shows that three quarters of anti-Muslim hate crimes reported to a monitoring organisation are taking place online.

Rise in anti-Muslim hate crimes online

Police met with the community after racist graffiti was daubed on a Redditch mosque Credit: ITV News Central

Three quarters of anti-Muslim hate crime is happening online, according to a report. Anti-Muslism attacks are said to have quadrupled since the death of Drummer Lee Rigby in Woolwich, in May.

Last week, racist graffiti was left on a mosque in Redditch.

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