Indonesian Muslim students show their support for victims of the mosque shootings in New Zealand. Photo: EPA-EFE/Bagus Indahono Indonesian Muslim students show their support for victims of the mosque shootings in New Zealand. Photo: EPA-EFE/Bagus Indahono
Indonesian Muslim students show their support for victims of the mosque shootings in New Zealand. Photo: EPA-EFE/Bagus Indahono

How moderate Islam in Indonesia counters the religious intolerance of Islamist extremists

  • After terrorist attacks on churches in Surabaya and mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, there was an uptick in violent messaging by Islamist extremists
  • Moderate Muslims promote religious harmony through social media and by outreach to different religious groups to stem intolerance they say threatens democracy

Topic |   Islamic militancy
Indonesian Muslim students show their support for victims of the mosque shootings in New Zealand. Photo: EPA-EFE/Bagus Indahono Indonesian Muslim students show their support for victims of the mosque shootings in New Zealand. Photo: EPA-EFE/Bagus Indahono
Indonesian Muslim students show their support for victims of the mosque shootings in New Zealand. Photo: EPA-EFE/Bagus Indahono
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