That is why, today, every muslim must decide whether his religion is a faith or an ideology some elements within islamic culture have chosen to make their religion an ideology they include the taliban, al-qaeda, wahhabism, iranian shi-ism, hamas, hezbollah, the sudan. Juche ideology and religion juche is a communist led and sponsored religion in north korea made up of a mixture of ideology, philosophy, and religion for over 22,000,000 people, most of which are north koreans, as stated by john chin of the religion-info website (chin. Blasphemy laws, which impose religious orthodoxy and punish religious minorities, are both an indicator of problematic close-minded religious views that fuel the ideology of violent extremism, and a driver of the extreme idea that religious belief should be policed and imposed by force. Blasphemy is possible only if it is conducted by a believer in a legal environment based on religion this is not the case here if this council were to place one right above all judgements or criticism, it would be seen as having qualities that other religions or other rights do not have.
Blasphemy is regarded as an offense against the community to varying degrees, depending on the extent of the identification of a religion with the society at large or the government blasphemy has been a crime in many religions and cultures, wherever there is something sacred to protect. On may 13, a family inspired by the ideology of islamic state bombed three churches in indonesia’s second-largest city surabaya the attacks – the worst indonesia has seen since the bali. It's the ideology, stupid of course, religion's omnipresent defenders are swift to point out the comfort it provides for the sick, the weary, and the disappointed.
Blasphemy laws seem to give something of an unfair protection to religion over any other sort of political or ideological debate, they silence dissent, they forbid people from criticising anyone having different ideas. Religion and ideology: an ideological distinction the idea that there is such a frontier is often itself part of a modern ideology religion, it is said, is a private matter. New atheism is the name that has been given to a movement among some early-21st-century atheist writers who have advocated the view that religion should not simply be tolerated but should be countered, criticized, and exposed by rational argument wherever its influence arises.
Avenging blasphemy whether it is the khomeini fatwa against salman rushdie, the jihadi attack on charlie hebdo , or mumtaz malik's assassination of punjab governor salman taseer, the shi'ite clerics, as well as the deobandi and barelvi clerics of sunni islam, are united on the blasphemy issue. Blasphemy laws in the subcontinent derive justification from the argument that people will be outraged by attacks on their religion and resort to street violence if the offender is not legally. The only real reason that muslim nations, as pakistan, have “blasphemy laws” enacted is because islam, with its many falsehoods, is such a weak and fragile religion that it can stand up to or hold up to criticism, at all. Freedom of religion in indonesia jump to the first tenet of the country's national ideology, law, religious blasphemy under article 156a(a) of the indonesian criminal code and calling for others to embrace atheism under article 156a(b) of the same code his trial began at the muaro district court on 2 april 2012.
Indonesia’s constitution guarantees freedom of speech and religion but in recent years blasphemy cases have been filed against those perceived as offending islam. The soviet union was extremely intolerant of religion & tended to impose east slavic, especially russian culture upon the rest of the soviet union with the russian orthodox church being the only religion that was granted some legitimacy. An apple of discord and an always renewable source of irrepressible conflict between religious authorities, scholars and writers, blasphemy continues to be a transgressive notion, relativising the boundaries between literature, religion, and ideology.
Blasphemy protects one from the moral majority within, while still insisting on the need for community blasphemy is not apostasy irony is about contradictions that do not resolve into larger wholes, even dialectically, about the tension of holding incompatible things together because both or all are necessary and true. Ideology and religion by rebecca bynum (april 2009) m any commentators today take note of the similarities between communism, nazism and islam, but they fail to explain that the reason this is true is because all three are manifestations of an essential philosophical materialism.
Blasphemy is to religion as treason is to what published august 12, 2018 by admin religious and political tensions have been running high ahead of the second and final round of the jakarta election on april 19. Thereligionofpeace: trop is a non-partisan, fact-based site which examines the ideological threat that islam poses to human dignity and freedom. By highlighting how blasphemy laws and a cultural relativist approach to religion have been used as tools of oppression by authoritarian regimes, the article underscores the importance of freedom of expression for any functioning democracy.