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Malaysian Government caught Pol…

Malaysian Government caught Pol…

Malaysian Government caught Pol Pot’s habit of banning books and persecuting writers and public intellectuals by FMT Reporters http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com Former Law Minister Zaid Ibrahim says his book “Assalamualaikum: Observations on the Islamisation of Malaysia” , which was launched in October 2015, has now been banned by the government. The former minister took to Twitter to make public the decision which comes under the jurisdiction of the Home Ministry. “So the year didn’t end that well, My book ‘Assalamualaikum’ is now banned. Looks to me this govt prefer Muslims to burn effigies of political opponent(s), destroy beer bottles than reading books,” he tweeted earlier today. In the book, Zaid shares his thoughts on a new and fresh conversation about the role of Islam in Malaysian politics and in public life. A check with a local bookstore website indicates that th...

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