Lets Go Everywhere

Keeping the faith
August 30, 2006, 1:25 pm
Filed under: freedom, religion, Uncategorized, vietnam

Looking for a good laugh? September’s issue of Outlook is all about Vietnam’s freedom of religion. WHAT freedom of religion? The Buddhists are tolerated, the Catholics are tolerated, the Protestants are hated and the Hoa Hao and Cao Dais are feared. Sweet. They are, however, very proud of their Muslim Cham people. They like to brag that ‘their Muslims’ don’t go blowing things up, likely because they’re kept at levels way below poverty.

Here’s my fav quote… “The State’s ordinance on religions and belief PROVES the Party loves religion!”

Off to worship at my local People’s Committee headquarters with the Vietnamese…