Congressional Briefing — Worsening Hate Speech & Violence in India

Wednesday, Feb 09, 2022 | 9:00 am

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02.09 | 9:00 AM PST | Special Event 
Congressional Briefing — Worsening Hate Speech & Violence in India
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As calls for Genocide of Muslim have echoed across India since December, violence against both Muslims and Christians has escalated.

Join this briefing to hear esteemed panelists provide details and insight into the complicity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government in this expanding cycle of violence. Panelist include: Angana Chatterji, (UC Berkeley Research Anthropologist and Founding Co-chair of the Political Conflict, Gender and People’s Rights Initiative – Center for Race & Gender), Rep. Ilhan Omar (Minnesota – 5th District), Noam Chomsky (Professor Emeritus, MIT), Harsh Mander (Founder, Karwan-e-Mohabbat), and John Sifton (Asia Advocacy Director, Human Rights Watch).

Co-organized by: Amnesty International USA, Genocide Watch, 21 Wilberforce, Hindus for Human Rights, Indian American Muslim Council,  International Christian Concern, Jubilee Campaign, Dalit Solidarity Forum, New York State Council of Churches, Federation of Indian American Christian Organizations of North America, India Civil Watch International, Students Against Hindutva Ideology, Center for Pluralism, American Muslim Institution, International Society for Peace and Justice, Association of Indian Muslims of America, and the Humanism Project.

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