After nearly four hours of controversy and arguments from dozens of Manteca residents, Manteca Mayor Benjamin Cantu and city council members of Manteca, California voted to rescind a January 18, 2022 proclamation that was given to the Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh (HSS).
A protest against the Gandhi statue at the Coahoma County Courthouse was held on March 25 along with a lawsuit filed to remove the whitewashed image of Gandhi from the grounds. Gandhi is most recognized for his nonviolent resistance to the British and for guiding India to freedom more than 75 years ago. Gandhi … Read more
More children in Texas are residing in unregulated foster homes. In June 2021, the number of Texas foster children placed in unlicensed facilities, such as hotels, churches, and workplaces followed a year-long increasing trend. In 2021, the monthly average number of children in foster care in Texas was more than 15,000. … Read more
Gandhi is idolized by people of all political stripes worldwide, and his life is popularly considered a model for the American Civil Rights Movement. U.S. Senator Harry Reid called Gandhi “a giant in morality.” Former U.S president Ronald Reagan signed a bill creating a “National Day of Recognition for Mohandas K. Gandhi.” … Read more