Pakistan: Blasphemy Laws, Human-Rights Abuses Deepen

In late September — less than three weeks after newly instated Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi attended the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly in New York — two Christian boys employed as cleaners at a hospital in Pakistan were arrested for violating the country’s blasphemy laws. According to the complaint lodged with police, the boys had swept up and burned strewn pieces of paper on which Quranic verses happened to be written.

  • IsIslamBetter

    I love the picture for this article. The expression ‘shooting yourself in the foot’ is perfect. ‘NO religion is BETTER than ISLAM’ 😀

    He said it. So choose NO religion. It IS the BETTER option… OK, I’ll stop now. 😉

  • The_Infidel_01

    apparently no religion is better than islam.
    but any religion is better than no religion.
    therefore: any religion is better than islam.
    logic 101.

    • Brett_McS

      The other deduction from the two premises is that Islam is not a religion.

  • JoKeR

    What majority Muslim country isn’t based upon human rights abuses?