Stories About ‘Religion’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Religion’.

Mediation Process

Saturday, January 17th, 2009, by . 11 Comments

Mixing Sundanese disco music and Islam invites bigotry and later "mediation" in West Java, as Ross finds out.

Gestapo Tactics & Interrogation

Monday, January 5th, 2009, by . 12 Comments

Ross rails that Gestapo style methods of interrogation are used by the sharia police in Aceh.

Megawati Soekarnoputri

Saturday, December 20th, 2008, by . 20 Comments

Has Megawati got the necessary Islamic credentials to be president, again, or does she like shopping too much.

Islam Revert

Saturday, December 20th, 2008, by . 549 Comments

A teenage Australian girl from sunny Queensland finds Islam in Lampung and becomes a revert.

Examples of Media Bias

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008, by . 23 Comments

Bias in the media, examples of Islamist bias on television have Ross railing.

Asmara Wasahua & Welhelmina Holle

Friday, December 12th, 2008, by . 44 Comments

Sectarian violence over classroom blasphemy allegations in the Central Moluccas near Ambon.

Cave Men & Women Cult

Thursday, December 11th, 2008, by . No Comments

Local people in Tasikmalaya are roused to action to prevent mysterious cave men rituals.

Muslim Rituals – Salaat

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008, by . 94 Comments

The importance of rituals, public signs reminding people about their obligations to perform salaat, daily Muslim prayers.

Bad Impressions & Mumbai

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008, by . 72 Comments

The Mumbai terror attacks heighten resolve in Indonesia to fight terrorism, and dealing with wrong impressions about religion.

Religious Differences & Pluralism

Saturday, November 29th, 2008, by . 30 Comments

Ross on the bigotry of teachers of religion in Islamic schools, ideological jilbabs, and Dewi Persik.

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