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Stay-at-Home in Muslim Sharia Zone: Public Whippings Hardest Hit

Stay-at-home orders in Indonesia’s Aceh province, a Muslim Sharia zone, have really cut into the gate at public whippings, and forced social distancing changes that make Allah’s justice more difficult to mete out. Watch how easily journalists adapt to ‘cultural norms’ in a place where drinking and gambling gets you caned before a live audience. […]