Thursday, May 29, 2014

Global Impact: Hate Crimes and Overt Threats Based Upon Religous, Ethnicity and Sexual Preferences

Travelers of certain cultural backgrounds (e.g., African-Americans, Arabs/Persians, Asians and targeted immigrants who may be subject to harassment, threats, targeting and assaults by extremist groups in a number of countries should, as a matter of course, engage in pre-departure research in order to "flag" their vulnerability to targeting while abroad.