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Indonesia: Proposed bylaw would make homosexuality punishable by flogging

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  1. That There Other David 8 May 2013, 4:48pm

    Religion proves itself once again nothing more than the tool of oppressors.

  2. welcome to Indonesia, especially Aceh, where the savage people rule the land with their precious syariah law which could lead them to their glorious evil plan.

    we are in trouble here, especially aceh, depok, bogor.. savage people everywehre

  3. It’s incredible how polarised the world is coming when it comes to gay rights. While some countries like France, New Zealand, and America have embraced and are embracing equality, others such as Russia and now Indonesia (not forgetting most of Africa) are vilifying it. Come on Indonesia, you’re better than this.

  4. Anthony Sollace 8 May 2013, 7:25pm

    Sublime ignorance. There is nothing worse than this, pure meticulous ignorance.

  5. I figured it would be Aceh.

  6. I support the idea of publicly flogging any person who believes in Sharia Law. After all, like Illiza alluded to, it’s like cockroaches. Once you’ve got one confirmed, you know it’s a bigger problem.

  7. friday jones 8 May 2013, 11:46pm

    It’s a bit on the nose, don’t you think? All that punishing and stuff? Methinks milady government doth protest too much.

  8. Come on, Indonesia ! Stop this discriminatory thing !

  9. It’s Indonesia. Period. Hideous archipelago full of hideous, blighted peoples.

    1. It’s Aceh – the most backward part of Indonesia. The country and its peoples are certainly not “hideous” on the whole!

  10. Fine. Be prepared to struggle and suffer heinously after the next earthquake and tsunami because not only will I not lift a finger for these people to help, I’ll actively work against them.

  11. The floggng is a step in the right direction but the perverted desires will still exist.
    Educating the deviants on immorality is also important explaining that some desires are simply disgusting and immoral such as consensual adult incest, s/c.at, bestiality with willing animals and homosexuality. All victimless scenarios yet moral abominations which right minded people wish to be removed from society.

  12. Jock S. Trap 9 May 2013, 10:57am

    Disgusting and dangerous…. but that’s just religion for you.

    Yet again love is being punished by people who choose to follow religion over how others are born.

    What about those suspected, rumoured too? What about the typical bigoted stereotype people who aren’t either gay or lesbian? What about revenge from some unsavoury character? Nothing good will come of this kind of law, it never has.

    All punished are innocent. All those punishing are murderous hypocrites who don’t know the meaning of life and the quality of it.

    This is yet again, religion and control. It’s disgusting it’s completely immoral and shows a complete lack of humanity.

    This strengthens my thinking that Nothing good comes from religion. I know not all are like it but this is handed down by the leaders of vile religions, whether followed or not.

    1. Sock J Prat 9 May 2013, 11:47am

      All punished are no innocent. They are criminals ho break laws that exist for the protection of society. The deviant brigade are the first to complain when Hotel owners seemingly break equality laws. It seems that you favour only those laws which accommodate your filthy perversions.
      Who are you to say that the law is immoral? On which authority or higher source of wisdom do you make this claim?

      Consensual male adult incest is not tolerated nor is polygamy even though they are victimless.
      Why should an exception be made for homosexuality?
      Incidentally, my stated views are my own and I am not attached to nor do I follow a religion.

  13. GingerlyColors 9 May 2013, 12:04pm

    Indonesia is the largest, by population Muslim country in the world. 90% of it’s 250,000,000 are Muslim but the country has been known for it’s liberalism. Unfortunately, Aceh Provence which occupies the top end of the island of Sumatra and has the closest proximity to Malaysia has been allowed some autonomy by Jakata and allowed to introduce Sharia Law. I fear that a dangerous Pandora’s Box has been opened and that it could spread to the rest of the country.
    Non-Muslims are currently not subject to Sharia Law in Aceh but I do not know if Muslims are allowed to convert away from the religion in Indonesia. All citizens living in the country has to declare a religion be it Islam, Christianity or Hinduism.
    Another question I would like to ask is that if there is a God, then why is it that Aceh Provence copped the worst of the Boxing Day Tsunami in 2004? They must be doing something wrong to receive such devine punishment.

  14. morals > filth 9 May 2013, 4:55pm

    The floggng is a step in the right direction but the perverted desires will still exist.
    Educating the deviants on immorality is also important explaining that some desires are simply disgusting and immoral such as consensual adult incest, s/c.at, bestiality with willing animals and homosexuality. All victimless scenarios yet moral abominations which right minded people wish to be removed from society..

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