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The Hindu Nationalist Lobby Groups

July 6, 2016

‍The Hindu American nationalist lobby groups include Hindu Education Foundation, Uberoi Foundation, Hindu American Foundation, Scholars For People, and others. Their recommended edits replace uncomfortable facts about Indian history with self-aggrandizing falsehoods.

These groups don’t speak for all Hindus—they’re pushing for a Hindu-centric revisionist history that advocates for Hindu supremacy over other religious and social communities.

Below is a list of 5 groups of edits where the IQC has successfully resisted the Hindu lobby’s pressure, followed by 3 issues that require the IQC’s reconsideration.