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11 Year Old Pakistani girl accused of Quran burning could face death penalty

Religions of tolerance, peace, and love? Stories like this make me even more proud to be an Atheist!

An 11-year-old Christian Pakistani girl could face the death penalty under the country's notorious blasphemy laws, after she was accused by her neighbours of deliberately burning sacred Islamic texts.

Rifta Masih was arrested on Thursday, after complaints against her prompted angry demonstrations. Asif Ali Zardari, the president, has ordered the interior ministry to investigate the case.

As communal tensions continued to rise, about 900 Christians living on the outskirts of Islamabad have been ordered to leave a neighbourhood where they have lived for almost two decades.

On Sunday, houses on the backstreets of Mehrabadi, an area 20 minutes' drive from western embassies and government ministries, were locked with padlocks, their occupants having fled to already overcrowded Christian slums in and around the capital.

One of the senior members of the dominant Muslim community told the Christians to remove all their belongings from their houses by 1 September. "I don't think anyone will dare go back after this," said one Christian, Arif Masih. "The area is not safe for us now."

A few brave souls have stayed behind, but shopkeepers have refused to serve their Christian neighbours or supply them with water. Locals say only about 10% of families in the area are Christian, renting cramped houses from Muslim landlords. They tend to do dirty, menial jobs such as sewer maintenance.


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Mutations are destructive & produce disability, not Improvement

It is just biology and Science and observation.
Watch the videos I linked. It addresses what you asked. Why didn't you even watch the videos? Too technical or you just didn't want to?
And Dr. Paul is a Christian, so NATURALLY a Christian is at home with our own kind & HIS Biblically-based Christian honesty, humility & integrity.

Galatians 5:1
It is for FREEDOM that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.

I've watched the videos, and

I've watched the videos, and the theories are hugely flawed here. Anyways, screw religion it just causes argument, and if god was real he wouldn't send you to hell for not believing. PEACE

"Believe half of what you see, and none of what you hear." - Benjamin Franklin

Well said wraith

One note of importance....the so called "Big Bang" did NOT begin everything, but a "Big Bang" will end everything. 2 Peter 3:10

"But the day of the Lord will come as a thief in the night; in the which the heavens shall pass away with a GREAT NOISE, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat, the earth also and the works that are therein shall be burned up."

There is your Big Bang!

" In Thee O Lord do I put my trust " ~ Psalm 31:1~