Brendan Mason, who was brutally murdered by two young men he thought were his friends.

Warning: this article was very distressing to write, and is likely to be very upsetting to read.

Two men who filmed themselves savagely beating a young man with learning difficulties and taunting him, telling him to “smile for the camera”, have been sentenced by Leicester crown court to life imprisonment for his murder.

via Brendan Mason’s brutal murder reflects the darkest consequence of bias motivated behaviour.