Controversy of Regional Religious Regulations
THERE has been a lot of fallout over the speech of the General Chairperson of the Indonesian Solidarity Party (PSI) Grace Natalie made
on Sunday three weeks ago, in which she said that her party is not going to support regional regulations based on the Bible or Islamic law. She was reported to the National Police’s Criminal Investigation Unit by the Indonesian Muslim Workers Brotherhood group upon suspicion of blasphemy. Grace was questioned by the police on Thursday last week.
According to Grace, the reason their party is rejecting regional regulations based on the Bible...