Is Indonesia becoming less tolerant?

May 29, 2012 | Posted by: simpleindulgence | Full story: www.bbc.co.uk

At an anti-Lady Gaga rally organised by conservative Islamic groups, little Ade was busy carting around a poster almost as big as his body with the words "Reject the Devil Lady Gaga" emblazoned on it. "I've been bringing him to these sorts of protests since he was in my womb," his proud mother said. "It is good for him as a young Muslim to stand up for his faith."

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1 - 10 of 10 Comments Last updated Aug 4, 2012
Priyanka Rai

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

#1 May 29, 2012
are u joking..of course!
giant

Anonymous Proxy

#2 May 29, 2012
less tolerant doesn't quite describe them...'barbaric' should be the right term!

they're very emotional & extreme in their actions.. that's indonesian!
imase

Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK

#3 May 29, 2012
can't see the difference.
would the m'sian muslims ease up more if the gig is done there(m'sia)?

worse is likely.
Noe

United States

#4 May 29, 2012
giant wrote:
less tolerant doesn't quite describe them...'barbaric' should be the right term!
they're very emotional & extreme in their actions.. that's indonesian!
indonesia itu macam-macam,jakarta bogor,bekasi itu basis muslim sangat kuat,di jakarta yang metropolitan partai politik berbasis islam selalu menang,memanjang ke timur di pantai utara jawa.
Tony BLiar

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

#6 May 29, 2012
imase wrote:
can't see the difference.
would the m'sian muslims ease up more if the gig is done there(m'sia)?
worse is likely.
"It is good for him as a young Muslim to stand up for his faith."
Just Saying

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

#7 May 29, 2012
imase wrote:
can't see the difference.
would the m'sian muslims ease up more if the gig is done there(m'sia)?
worse is likely.
...not much worse than IRA, Iraqi war puppets Tony Blair, mongers & criminals in from the UK.
up to you

Jakarta, Indonesia

#8 May 29, 2012
intinya ada pada pihak police. police disini takut akan ancaman kelompok anarkis yang berbasis kuat. daripada ada korban sipil, memang lebih baik dibatalkan. lebih baik menggelar konser maher zain ! lebih cakap. sopan santun.

“Deep Blue”

Since: Feb 09

Location hidden

#9 May 29, 2012
up to you wrote:
intinya ada pada pihak police. police disini takut akan ancaman kelompok anarkis yang berbasis kuat. daripada ada korban sipil, memang lebih baik dibatalkan. lebih baik menggelar konser maher zain ! lebih cakap. sopan santun.
kemaren2 di semarang, dangdut edan digelar disebelah kantor FPI semarang.
IKALEL EOTEZ

Tangerang, Indonesia

#10 May 29, 2012
AIRBUS wrote:
<quoted text>
kemaren2 di semarang, dangdut edan digelar disebelah kantor FPI semarang.
omongan lo kaga ada yg percaya ngos
PERCUMA
muehehe XD
lur

Indonesia

#11 Aug 4, 2012
indonesia is too complex for children, growing up and when you're ready, comeback to talk about indonesia and indonesian again.

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