Activists disrupt Hindu supremacist conclave in Chicago, evoke violent reaction from extremists

Anti-fascists slogans call for a stop to Hindu fascism during plenary session of World Hindu Congress September 9, 2018 The Alliance for Justice and Accountability (AJA), an umbrella organization of progressive South Asian groups across the United States in coordination with the local community, today lauded the activists who disrupted the plenary session of the World Hindu Congress, a conclave …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – September 3rd, 2018

In this issue of IAMC News Digest Announcements Persecution of activists an expression of fascism say Indian Americans News Headlines Indian activists decry police arrests and searches after caste riots Bhima-Koregaon violence: Why no UAPA charges against Hindutva leaders? ask activists Hindu right wing group Sanatan Sanstha planned blast at Pune Sunburn festival: Cops Police probe into Kasganj violence ‘grossly …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – August 27th, 2018

In this issue of IAMC News Digest News Headlines Muslim man’s house, village namaz ghar vandalised in Rohtak on suspicion of cow slaughter On Kerala flood, Hindu Mahasabha chief Chakrapani Maharaj’s shocking words: ‘Sin to help those who eat beef’ BJP using Vajpayee’s name to win Assembly polls, alleges former PM’s niece Karuna Shukla Kandhamal Anti-Christian Violence: 10 years on, …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – August 13th, 2018

In this issue of IAMC News Roundup Communal Harmony Breaking Stereotypes, Hindu Family Running Mosque in Kolkata’s Suburbs for Decades News Headlines Terror attacks foiled, 3 with links to hardline Hindu groups held: Maharashtra ATS Hyderabad: Historian Audrey Truschke’s lecture cancelled, she blames Hindu outfits Issued ‘Red Cards’ by Police Ahead of Kanwar Yatra, 70 Muslim Families Leave UP Village …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – March 12th, 2018

In this issue of IAMC News Roundup News Headlines PM Modi’s secret committee set to revise India’s history Assam Cops Attack Women Scribes, Journalists Demand Immediate Action Sri Sri Ups the Communal Ante By Wading into Ayodhya’s Murky Waters Hours After Warning Action Against Partymen Involved In Vandalism Of Statues, Amit Shah Denies Taking Action Against H Raja Threat to …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – March 5th, 2018

In this issue of IAMC News Roundup News Headlines How Gujarat Carnage of 2002 was a Product of Institutionalised Riot Systems Respond to RTI Activists’ Intervention in Modi Degree Case, HC Tells Delhi University Car with BJP flag kills 9 children BJP MLA Yogesh Tilekar’s brother booked for assault on woman and her son In Sohrabuddin Case, Lawyers’ Body Urges Court …