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).
Human rights activists joined more than fifty members of the community last week at the city council meeting in Manteca, CA. The group rallied outside the council chanting “RSS Out of America, ” RSS Out of India.” They were protesting the city’s decision to proclaim the Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh (HSS), an organization that … Read more
President Joe Biden Washington, D.C.- When Donald Trump was in charge, it was rather easy for human rights defenders and free speech promoters to unite in protest against a leader who openly espoused majoritarian narratives and marginalized communities. So what do you do when you know the person who defeated him has silently … Read more
The Eternal Gandhi Museum Houston received a grant of $3,000,000 sponsored by Congressman Al Green and $475,000 from Ft. Bend County Commissioners Court Judge KP George. EGMH … Read more
The declaration, compiled by the Hindus for Human Rights organization located in the United States, expresses the outrage over Hindu leaders in India and abroad “openly supporting Hindutva” and advocating for genocidal murder against Muslims. Hindu organizations and religious leaders have supported a declaration calling on Hindus worldwide to halt their “collective quiet … Read more
Houston, Texas- In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Small Business Administration (SBA) provided billions in loans through three programs designed to help small business owners stay afloat financially. According to data released by the (SBA) last year and an Al-Jazeera reporter, at least five organizations with ties to supremacist groups received more than $800,000 … Read more
Credit:Twitter Twitter has contributed $15 million to at least three non-governmental organizations in India to aid in the fight against the country’s unprecedented second wave of COVID-19. Care, Aid India, and Sewa International USA were selected to receive the funds, according to Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey. Care got ten million dollars, while Aid India … 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