PAS on the brink over anti-apostasy

COMMENT The meeting today of the central leadership of PAS is perhaps its most important one going into the 13th general election.

This is because the party will have to decide whether to support or to dissuade its members from making common cause with the Himpunan Sejuta Umat (Gathering of a Million), an anti-apostasy rally scheduled for this Saturday at the Shah Alam Stadium.

Signs that the gathering is accruing into an anti-Christian assembly have already drawn frowns from two of the party's stalwarts in Selangor. That is a good thing.

But reservations are not enough...