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India Headed Towards Ethnic Cleansing
By:Aman Wadud, Human Rights Lawyer from India
Date: Sunday, 23 February 2020, 9:29 pm

Assalaamu Alaikum (Peace be with You),

As Americans who cherish our core values of liberty, justice and equality, we cannot be silent spectators to the rollout of genocide in India. Please come and learn about what you can do to urge the Indian government to REPEAL the CAA and STOP the National Population Registry (NPR).

What: Seminar on India's New Draconian Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) titled "Is India Headed Towards Ethnic Cleansing?"

Guest Speaker(s): Aman Wadud, Human Rights Lawyer from India

Where: University of Texas, Dallas (Hoblitzelle Hall, 2402), Rutford Avenue, Richardson, TX, 75080

When: Thursday, February 27, 2020 (7:30 PM - 9:00 PM)

Note: Refreshments will be provided
About the Event

The program is aimed to raise urgent and critical awareness about the current situation in India and why millions of people are on the streets protesting against bigoted and discriminatory laws such as Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), which in combination with the National Population Registry (NPR) lays the legal foundation to denaturalize millions, reminiscent of Nazi Germany’s anti-Semitic Nuremberg laws which were precursors to an actual genocide and ethnic cleansing.

The law comes on the heels of several moves by the Indian government in recent months that seem designed to punish Muslims.