As maddening as it is when hate crimes inspire dozens of high-profileheadlines before turningout to be hoaxes, it’s sobering when there are fatalities to make it clear an incident was no hoax.

According to the Oregonian,two men were killed and one wounded in a stabbing on a Portlandcommuter train Friday after they confronted a man who was allegedlyyelling racial slurs at two young women who appeared to be Muslim.

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