Saudi Blogger Raif Badawi Flogged For Insulting Islam : The Two-Way : NPR
I don't really think this is the fault of religion: but the fault of those in power using religion to cement their control of those they rule. Which is the flaw in so many religious structures: that they are so easily subverted for non-religious means. Because they teach/preach obedience to the 'leaders' or spokesmen of that religion. To question the words of the leaders is cast as questioning the religion itself.