Hate: Same old Same old
He is a movie star and she won the Tony Award for best actress in a musical. Tonight New York City police are investigating threats against this interracial couple as a possible hate crime.
Taye Diggs and Idina Menzel have gotten at least three letters in which the writer threatens to "burn" and "castrate" Diggs, and calling him a "sellout" for marryng a white woman.
I don't think (in the words of P.E.) "Ignorance is at an all time high". I do think things have gotten better, but that shouldn't stop us from being vigilant.