Blasphemy Laws in Pakistan and Indonesia and Global Notes: Bassel & The Supernaturals
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On today's show:
- In Pakistani law, blasphemy can carry the death penalty. We discuss the controversial law with Saroop Ijaz of Human Rights Watch.
- Indonesia has its own blasphemy laws. We speak with journalist Ted Fishman about a blasphemy law that is threatening the governor of Indonesia's capital, Jakarta.
- Chicago’s Bassel & The Supernaturals is a nine-member group whose music combines neo-soul and funk to address issues like the war in Syria.