Archive for December, 2013

War Cry for Religious Freedom by Indigenous Christians in Sabah

December 28, 2013

Press Release by Perpaduan Anak Negeri Sabah (PAN)
28 Dec 2013

We call on Prime Minister Najib Razak to roll back extremism within Umno and the Islamic establishment. He has the choice to be a statesman or a jaguh kampung. He cannot be both…

Today, we are an oppressed race living under appalling apartheid conditions. Even the State Mufti has the audacity to call the rightful owners of the land, the Kadazandusun, an “invented” race. He should be sacked for such racist remarks yet he remains in office. This suggests he enjoys protection of the federal government.

Today, we have lost our God-given freedom in every sense of the word. We are not even allowed to refer to God as Allah in our liturgical language. Worst still, we are not even allowed to teach our children and their children about God, whom they know as Allah, the almighty creator of the universe and all that is in it… (more…)

Advertisements

JAIS says it will Track Down Christians Who Used the Allah Word

December 25, 2013

JAIS certainly knows how to rub it in as it chose Christmas as the occasion to issue threats to the Christian community by declaring its intention to track down some Christians, who allegedly violated the law when they sang songs containing the Allah word in a recent meeting. I suppose JAIS has no need to show respect and sensitivity to the Christian community. Souring Christmas suits JAIS as it wants to impress and intimidate Christians with their bureaucratic power. (more…)