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Aliran Sesat

Posted by patung on October 30, 2007

A great deal of media interest in “aliran sesat” currently, that is stories about Muslim and Islamic sects and cults, most notably the group Al-Qiyadah Al-Islamiyah, who have caused a debate over the “true” nature of Muslim beliefs or otherwise, and the question of religious freedom.

It is an old issue, and there are many other tales of religious deviants being pursued and harassed by Muslim militants, the police, and the courts, not to mention the media. These include the Lia Eden story, and many others:

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Playboy, Second Edition

Posted by patung on June 8, 2006

The Second Edition of Playboy has hit the newstands in Jakarta and Bali.

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Mob Action in Jakarta

Posted by patung on April 29, 2006

http://www.indonesiamatters.com/287/examples-of-mob-action/

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Traditional Forms of Dress

Posted by patung on April 23, 2006

Traditional Forms of Dress

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Blasphemy Suspect Charged

Posted by patung on December 31, 2005

http://www.indonesiamatters.com/37/blasphemy-suspect-charged/

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Christmas Eve High Alert in Jakarta

Posted by patung on December 24, 2005

http://www.indonesiamatters.com/50/christmas-eve-high-alert-in-jakarta/

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Islamic Defenders Front to Guard Churches

Posted by patung on December 21, 2005

Moved to http://www.indonesiamatters.com/57/islamic-defenders-front-to-guard-churches/

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