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Slide Modi condemned IMPORTANT STORY ModiSpeak: Manifesto for a Hindu Nation The 2024 national elections braked India’s slide into authoritarianism but did not halt it. The Narendra Modi-led Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) secured 240 of 543 parliamentary seats even as, diminished by voter pushback, the BJP lost 63 seats. Failing to secure the requisite 272-seat majority, Modi forfeited the ability to command a solely BJP national government. Read More keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right Slide Bulldozing Muslim Homes INDIA HUMAN RIGHTS MONITOR Officials demolish Muslim man’s home without any proof of crime Officials demolished the home of a Muslim man after Hindu supremacist groups demanded police take action regarding the discovery of a severed cow head at a temple in Madhya Pradesh’s Ratlam. Two suspects were taken into custody, and the house of one of them was bulldozed without proper investigation. The CCTV cameras installed in the temple are not functional.
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Slide 1 IAMC Report 2024 IAMC Report IAMC Report: Persecution of Religious Minorities in India (January-April 2024) India has long been lauded as the world’s largest democracy, but under Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu supremacist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), India has become one of the “worst autocratisers” in the world. Read More keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right Slide cow vigilante PRESS RELEASE Indian Americans condemn first cow lynching in Modi’s third term; demand an end to impunity for cow vigilantes The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC) today vehemently condemned the brutal mob lynching of two Muslim men by Hindu extremist cow vigilantes in Chhattisgarh state, just days after far-right Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party led coalition won a third term to office. Read More keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right Slide PIETER FRIEDRICH IMPORTANT STORY Comrades in Ethnonationalism: Why the Israel lobby is supporting U.S. politicians friendly to India’s far-right Since September 2023, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) has poured over $96,000 into the campaign coffers of U.S. Representative Shri Thanedar (D-MI).

It’s an odd choice considering that Thanedar, as a state legislator in 2021, co-sponsored a Michigan House resolution describing Israel as an “apartheid state.”
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Slide Elections in India OP-ED India's Hindu nationalist regime is a threat to Muslims — and bad news for the U.S. With India’s elections in full swing, the victory of current Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party seems all but assured. That is dire news for religious minorities and anti-government critics in India, who are frequent targets for the violence and retaliatory incarceration of the Modi regime. Read More keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right Slide IAMC Interviews INTERVIEW THIS IS HELL: Hindu Supremacism in India and the United States / Safa Ahmed Indian American Muslim Council's Safa Ahmed on her Jacobin Magazine article, "The US Hindu Right Is Still Whitewashing the Gujarat Pogrom." "Rotten History" follows the interview. Read More keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right

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IAMC is the largest US-based advocacy organization of Indian American Muslims. It was registered in Washington, D.C. in 2002 as a tax-exempt non-profit. It has chapters across the country with thousands of members.

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