‘Om’ on thongs invite Hindu ire

‘Om’ on thongs invite Hindu ire PTI | Feb 7, 2005, 02.41 PM IST Original URL: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/Om-on-thongs-invite-Hindu-ire/articleshow/1013700.cms WASHINGTON: An American online store selling womens’ undergarments featuring images of Hindu Gods and religious icons has angered members of the community who have demanded their immediate withdrawal from the website. In an ad

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Reason Magazine: E Pluribus Umbrage by Tim Cavanaugh

E Pluribus Umbrage The long, happy life of America’s anti-defamation industry. Tim Cavanaugh  Dec. 1, 2002 12:00 am Original URL: http://reason.com/archives/2002/12/01/e-pluribus-umbrage The sexual abuse scandal of 2002 is arguably the gravest crisis in the history of the American Catholic Church. Sexual dysfunction, hypocrisy, institutional self-regard, Soviet-style secrecy, pathological hostility to plain

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Press Release: Hindus Enraged at Kohler Company for Image of Lord Nataraja as Scantly Clad Woman Hawking Shower Fixture

America Hindus Against Defamation Press Release Hindus Enraged at Kohler Company for Image of Lord Nataraja as Scantly Clad Woman Hawking Shower Fixture Kohler, one of the most prominent plumbing supply companies is using Lord Nataraja (a form of Lord Shiva) in the form of a scantly clad woman and

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Press Release: Hindus Enraged at Kohler Company for Image of Lord Nataraja as Scantly Clad Woman Hawking Shower Fixture

America Hindus Against Defamation Letter to Kohler Hindus Enraged at Kohler Company for Image of Lord Nataraja as Scantly Clad Woman Hawking Shower Fixture American Hindus Against Defamation Contact : ahad@hindunet.org Representing several prominent Hindu organizations in N. America Public Relations Officer Kohler Company Dear PR Officer, I would like to

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Indians in US not amused by ‘racist’ doll

Original URL: http://headlines.sify.com/1645news1….not~amused~by~’racist’~doll ‘Mr Patel’, a politically-incorrect doll manufactured by a US company, has angered Indians in America. When smacked on the head, the turban-clad doll talks in a sing-song “Indian accent”. The recorded messages range from “Don’t talk like that in front of my back” and “Hamburger. Everything on it,

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A First Line of Defense – American Hindus Against Defamation take on offending toilet seats and more. But critics say they have strange bedfellows.

A First Line of Defense American Hindus Against Defamation take on offending toilet seats and more. But critics say they have strange bedfellows. Author:Arthur J. Pais Publication: BeliefNet Date Published: 12/2000 URL: http://www.beliefnet.com/faiths/hinduism/2000/12/a-first-line-of-defense.aspx#TLbo4Y56VI1IRGjz.99 Dr. Ajay Shah perfectly understands the importance of the First Amendment.But he also knows the clout of dollars.

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Pop Culture’s appropriation of Hindu deities sparks controversy.

Krishna Culture KRON-TV(San Francisco): 1/22/01 KNBC-TV (Los Angeles): 11/29/00 Pop Culture’s appropriation of Hindu deities sparks controversy. Take a walk down Haight Street in San Francisco and you’ll notice that colorful and exotic Hindu imagery is the height of fashion in many trendy clothing stores. T-shirts, shoes, purses are emblazoned

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