Stories About ‘Religion’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Religion’.

Citizens’ Arrest

Saturday, March 17th, 2007, by . 52 Comments

Citizens of Aceh are starting to enforce sharia laws by themselves.

Religious Tolerance

Saturday, March 17th, 2007, by . 36 Comments

Even during the Crusades Muslims had religious tolerance.

Merry Christmas

Friday, March 16th, 2007, by . 32 Comments

A Muhammadiyah university lecturer was fired for recommending the saying of "Merry Christmas".

Malayan Arabic

Thursday, March 15th, 2007, by . 28 Comments

People in Aceh must learn Malayan Arabic.

Sunni vs Shia

Thursday, March 15th, 2007, by . 13 Comments

Hasyim Muzadi plans to cool the Sunni vs Shia conflict in Iraq.


Wednesday, March 14th, 2007, by . 19 Comments

On dealing with militant Islamic preachers in Saudi Arabia, and Indonesia.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Monday, March 12th, 2007, by . 37 Comments

Ayaan Hirsi Ali continues her battle against Islam.

Hidayat Nur Wahid

Monday, March 12th, 2007, by . 47 Comments

Hidayat Nurwahid on the beauty and ugliness of sharia.

Islam and Chinese

Thursday, March 8th, 2007, by . 107 Comments

The distance between Indonesian Chinese people and Islam.

Islamic Textbooks

Thursday, March 8th, 2007, by . 7 Comments

The Padang government wants school religious textbooks to be more Islamically correct.

Lembaga Dakwah Islam

Wednesday, March 7th, 2007, by . 5 Comments

The Lembaga Dakwah Islam Indonesia (LDII) is battling to avoid the heretic label.

Prison Primitive

Monday, March 5th, 2007, by . 17 Comments

Putting criminals in prison is primitive, says ABB.

Women Judges

Sunday, March 4th, 2007, by . 86 Comments

Women cannot be judges under sharia law, says a senior Egyptian judge.

Aceh Sharia Non-Negotiable

Wednesday, February 28th, 2007, by . 152 Comments

Sharia in Aceh is non-negotiable, says a young cleric.

The Vespa Lifestyle

Saturday, February 24th, 2007, by . 101 Comments

Female students at the University of Indonesia no longer ride around on Vespa scooters half naked.

Combating Terrorism

Friday, February 23rd, 2007, by . 10 Comments

Theological and policing approaches to combating terrorism.

Bashir Visit

Friday, February 23rd, 2007, by . 8 Comments

Abu Bakar Bashir attempts to meet the president, and advise him.

True Islam

Thursday, February 22nd, 2007, by . 8 Comments

An Islamic scholar explains about true and false Islam.

Muslim Clothing

Wednesday, February 21st, 2007, by . 93 Comments

An example of a Muslim dress code law from West Sumatra.

Political vs Cultural Differences

Monday, February 19th, 2007, by . 13 Comments

Indonesians are dubious as to whether the differences between Islam and the West can be resolved.

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