By: Kaleigh Conger
A hate crime is a crime that is commented because of someones race, color, religion, gender, or disability.
Why people commit hate crimes is they might be angry at that person, or they could be jealous, or they could do hate crimes just to get revenge.
How adults can stop hate crimes is to report it to the government. They could also could set a good example for younger kids so they won't follow along with bad things.
How kids could stop hate crimes is to report it to a teacher. They could also be more kind to other people. They could also stay away from people that are bad.