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The Fat Bidin Podcast (Eps 39) – Dude… hudud, dude…


The Fat Bidin Podcast (Eps 39) – Dude… hudud, dude…

Will hudud ever be implemented in Kelantan? PAS has been working up momentum to get backing to finally enforce its 22 year old Syariah Criminal Code (II) Enactment 1993 which covers hudud, but there hasn’t been much debate about it. Those who support it can’t justify it without bringing God into the mix, while those questioning it are deemed blasphemous. The line between discussing legislation and governance get blurred with anti-Islamic sentiment… or at least the authorities can’t seem to differentiate the two.

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The Fat Bidin Podcast (Eps 38) – JAWI, datang lagi… to teach bookstore managers a lesson


The Fat Bidin Podcast (Eps 38) – JAWI, datang lagi… to teach bookstore managers a lesson

Borders bookstore manager Nik Raina can’t catch a break. Wonder what the Federal Territory Islamic Affairs Department (JAWI) is trying to prove by picking on her.

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The Fat Bidin Podcast (Eps 37) – #KitaLawan cannot lawan Foo Fighters


The Fat Bidin Podcast (Eps 37) – #KitaLawan cannot lawan Foo Fighters

Aizyl tries talking #KitaLawan but Zan’s more interested in talking about the Foo Fighters concert he just came back from. But why shouldn’t he? More people gathered to listen to Dave Grohl than Nik Nazmi this weekend.

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The Fat Bidin Podcast (Eps 36) – Human rights in Malaysia


The Fat Bidin Podcast (Eps 36) – Human rights in Malaysia

Amnesty International recently released its report on the state of the world’s human rights and its Malaysian chapter says our country’s status is deteriorating. Zan and Aizyl discuss freedom of expression, religious discrimination and Amnesty International’s forecast on further infringements we may face in the coming couple of years.

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The Fat Bidin Podcast (Eps 35) – Two Malay guys on Chinese New Year


The Fat Bidin Podcast (Eps 35) – Two Malay guys on Chinese New Year

What do these Malay guys know about Chinese New Year? They know they’re tired of generic Chinese New Year stories in the media, that’s for sure.

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