Fighting Fire with Fire: Rethinking the Role of Disgust in Hate Crimes, 90
Cal. L. Rev.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.berkeley.edu/facpubs/1930
Analyzes the community-based responses to hate crimes in the U.S. Discussion on the thesis regarding disgust as a response to hate crimes; Strategies used by Arab and Muslim Americans in response to crimes; Role of disgust in enforcement against group-based violence; Background on the cognitive component of disgust; Efforts made by gays and lesbians to make the streets safer.