Comments on: Strains grow in Malaysia as Muslims reassert majority status Religion, faith and ethics Sat, 23 Apr 2016 23:25:07 +0000 hourly 1 By: Adam LeBor Wed, 31 Dec 2008 11:22:49 +0000 In a word riven by ethnic conflict it’s heartening to read of a country where different faiths live side by side. But it’s also depressing to learn that the Malaysian government seems to be resorting to increasingly authoritarian methods to ensure its control of the population. Arresting bloggers and charging them with sedition does not bode well for Malaysia’s place in a world with a free flow of information.