Investigative Report: Truth of Kasganj – Sham police probe

Investigative Report: Truth of Kasganj – Sham police probe: Protects Hindus, Frames Muslims   Kasganj Report : Full English (Final) by IAMC on Scribd EXECUTIVE SUMMARY On January 26, 2018, communal violence broke out in Kasganj town of Uttar Pradesh during Republic Day celebrations. The police claimed that the violence began after a group of Muslims allegedly prevented a motorcycle …

Persecution of activists an expression of fascism say Indian Americans

Persecution of activists an expression of fascism say Indian Americans Arrest of prominent intellectuals and dissidents widely condemned by diaspora FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 28, 2018 The Alliance for Justice And Accountability (AJA), an umbrella coalition of progressive organizations across the United States, today condemned the sweeping attacks against activists and intellectuals in India, leading to the arrest of five …

IAMC celebrates 72nd India Independence Day – Diaspora pledges commitment to pluralism

IAMC celebrates 72nd India Independence Day – Diaspora pledges commitment to pluralism August 15, 2018 The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC – www.iamc.com), an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos, today joined millions of people, in India and around the world, to celebrate the 72nd India’s Independence Day. While sharing in the joy of India’s independence …

ABP Anchor & Managing Editor Allegedly Asked To Leave After Doing Fact-Check Of PM’s Mann Ki Baat

Recently, ABP news has been garnering a lot of attention because of the resignation of their two top editors. The first resignation was that of the ABP News Network Managing Editor Milind Khandekar, followed by fellow journalist Punya Prasun Bajpai. The series of events happened apparently after Punya Prasun Bajpai show Master Stroke did a fact check on claims made in …

Exclusion of 4 million from Citizens’ Registry a horrible atrocity says Indian Americans

Relatives of former President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed among those at risk of becoming stateless; Targeting of religious minorities apparent motive say Muslim organizations August 2, 2018 The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC), an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos has called for the immediate suspension of the National Registry of Citizens, until irregularities that have resulted …

Welcome to Lynchistan

Watching the abject horror of 28-year-old Rakbar Khan’s murder unfold in Rajasthan’s Alwar district, a year after a murderous mob of cow vigilantes bludgeoned Pehlu Khan to death, many would find it disconcerting and disheartening that it was left to the Supreme Court to point to the culture of violent intolerance that is rapidly enveloping India’s hinterland. The past three …

Will Modi stop India’s cow terrorists from killing Muslims?

By Barkha DuttJuly 24Email the author There is a repugnant euphemism that has entered the lexicon of Indian prime-time television lately. “Cow vigilantes” has become contemporary shorthand for murderous right-wing mobs who kill Muslims simply for being Muslim. They shelter behind the misleading respectability of the euphemism. For us in the media to use the word “vigilantism” to describe hate crimes against …

India’s Supreme Court warns of ‘mobocracy,’ urges government to pass anti-lynching law after deadly attacks

NEW DELHI — India’s Supreme Court urged the government to pass a new anti-lynching law and to stop the spread of Internet rumors after dozens of people were killed in a string of mob attacks fueled largely by social media. In recent weeks, violent lynchings sparked by rumors of child-kidnapping gangs or organ- harvesting rings have claimed more than two dozen …