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Slide educational allocation INDIA GENOCIDE NEWS From 19 million to 1 million: massive reduction in educational allocation for minorities India’s ruling Hindu supremacist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has slashed the allocation for minority education programs and Islamic seminaries from around 19 million USD to a meager 1 million USD in the 2023-24 federal Budget. The massive reduction of 69.61% in scholarships for minorities raises concerns about Hindu supremacist attempts to force Muslims out of education, further marginalizing the already vulnerable group.
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Slide BBC film ban INDIA GENOCIDE NEWS World’s top journalist body urges India to undo ban on BBC film critical of Modi One of the world’s most prestigious journalistic bodies, ​​the National Press Club, has urged India to lift the ban on a BBC film that exposes Hindu supremacist Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s role in the bloody anti-Muslim massacre in Gujurat in 2002. Read More keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right Slide 1 US National Press Club PRESS RELEASE US National Press Club slams India for banning BBC film on Modi The world’s leading professional journalism organization, the National Press Club (NPC) based in Washington, DC, has issued an unequivocal condemnation of the Indian Government’s censorship of the BBC Documentary “India: The Modi Question.” Read More keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right Slide BBC documentary IMPORTANT STORIES National Press Club Urges India’s Government to Rescind Ban on BBC Documentary After the BBC aired a two-part documentary entitled "India: The Modi Question" on Jan. 17, the Indian government used its emergency powers to ban it from being aired in the country. Modi’s government also forced Twitter and YouTube to block the documentary in India under an unjust 2021 information technology law, which the National Press Club has previously criticized. Read More keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right Slide 1 Letter to Elon Musk PRESS RELEASE Letter: IAMC calls on Elon Musk to stop censorship of BBC documentary on PM Narendra Modi’s role in Gujarat pogrom The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC), a Washington DC-based nonprofit organization dedicated to social justice, peace, and pluralism, today sent a letter to Twitter CEO Elon Musk, demanding that he reverse Twitter’s censorship of the Modi-critical BBC Documentary, “India: The Modi Question” and refuse to comply with future censorship requests from the Indian Government. Read More keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right Slide 1 IAMC Report IAMC Report: Genocide Convention & Persecution of Muslims in India The “Genocide Convention & Persecution of Muslims in India” report seeks to explicitly acknowledge the multitude of instances where India’s federal government, state governments, and violent Hindu supremacist groups have acted against the genocide convention. It explores how in other instances, India is moving closer to committing acts of genocide against its Muslim citizens on a national scale. 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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Pluralism, Tolerance and Respect

To promote the common values of pluralism, tolerance, and respect for human rights that form the basis of the world’s two largest secular democracies – the United States and India.

Interfaith and Inter-community Understanding

To work towards increasing inter-faith and inter-community understanding in the United States, with particular focus on the Indian Diaspora with a view to safeguard individuals and societal institutions from infiltration by divisive and hate-filled ideologies.

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To provide a platform for increasing education and awareness about issues of interest to the Indian community in the United States.

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