In addition to the recent Smollet and Covington kids hoaxes, there have been a bunch of other hoaxes fomented to blame Trump supporters. Here was one.
The right does not in general support the lunatic fringe idea of Sandy Hook being a hoax. But even if it did, how does that refute my assertion that hate crimes and hate crime hoaxes have both risen? Or that hate crimes are being committed by Neo-Nazis, Far Left Progressives, and Radical Islamists?