Originally Posted by GAC
all crime is hate motivated IMO.
What about crimes of passion, crimes in which love/lust is also bound up within them?
Hatred is a pretty specific emotion, it seems to me.
Collateral victims in a bank robbery, say, aren't really "hated" by their victimizers, they happen to be in their way.
So I would disagree, I think a lot of crime is not "hate" motivated.