OC Human Relations offers online webinars explaining various aspects of hate and hate crimes. We’d like to share the recordings with you.

Hate Crimes & Incidents in Orange County

On August 26, 2020 members of our staff explained hate incidents and hate crimes, their impact on the community and reviewed 2019 Orange County Hate Crime Report data.

Advancing Human Relations in a Time of Division & Extremism

On Nov 10, 2020 OC Human Relations hosted Prof. Brian Levin & Dr. Kevin Grisham from the Center for the Study of Hate & Extremism, CSU San Bernardino. They presented their latest findings on the trends impacting hate crime and extremism in the new decade, including data, forecasts, and a discussion of some of the fringe and white power movements impacting our nation and region.

Understanding Hate Codes

On December 17, 2020, Dr. Pete Simi, Chapman University, talked about the resurgence of white supremacist groups in recent years and how it has been characterized by efforts to mainstream hate while other adherents remain committed to a violent revolutionary strategy hoping to overthrow the government and ignite a “race war.”