This Month in Hinduphobia — September 2022
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The report below is generated from data collected in the month of September 2022.
|Top 15 Prominent Handles Promoting Hinduphobia|
Note: Handles were selected based on validated content.
|Topics/Events that triggered Hinduphobia|
Hinduphobic tweets this month have revolved around a number of issues: Caste-based abuse of Hindus and Brahmins; usual abuse of Hindus as cow worshipers and cow-piss drinkers; calling Hindus as “infiltrators” in Western countries; calling Hindus as a “radicalized majority”; equating Hindutva with crime, thuggery and casteism; irrational fear of “Hindutva supremacy”; equating common practices of Hindus with those of the Taliban and Nazis; anti-Hindu riots in Leicester UK; and abuse and slurs against Indian cricketer Arshdeep Singh following India’s defeat in the Asia Cup 2022 cricket tournament. These were a major part of the toxic discourse on Twitter in the month of September 2022.
|Tweets from Prominent Handles|
|Twitter Handle||Tweet URL|
|Egregious Tweets from other Handles|
|Select Entities/Persons Targeted by Hate Mongers|
|Sadhvi Ritambhara||Sadhvi Ritambhara’s lectures in various in UK/USA were used as a pretext to attack Hindus in Leicester.|
|Rishi Sunak||Rishi Sunak’s candidature for the post of UK’s Prime Ministership.|
|Call for Action|
- Report Tweets for hateful conduct (Use Twitter’s feature to report the tweet/handle)
- Tag important Social Media personalities, Think Tanks, Twitter, Law enforcement or Government handles on Twitter with this report.
- Share this report with local lawmakers in your constituency electronically.
- Please share this report widely in Social Media.
A Word of Caution
If the Hinduphobic tweets do not have any Likes or RTs or comments, do not give agency by commenting. Report them using Twitter’s own mechanism.
|Data Sourced from||hindumisia.ai enables an analytical approach to countering anti-Hindu hate on Twitter leveraging Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language ProcessingTwitter data is sourced live 24×7 and sampled based on relevant topicsSampled Tweets are run through an AI model that flags them as anti-HinduDataset is reviewed and validated prior to inclusion in this report|
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|Name||Nishant Limbachia||Prof. Ramesh N Rao|
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