Egypt just voted for Sharia Law

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    ...Those are the results of a Pew survey conducted back in December, not a referendum in Egypt.
     
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    Not a very good source. In fact, a lousy one.
     
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    Fear mongering.

    Palestine is supposed to run on Sharia law too, but...

     
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    Ok but notice te title of this source and what is written within the source.


    Egyptian Constitutional Referendum Passes Amid Reports of Voting Irregularities

    Manar Mohsen, who was a poll monitor for the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights, said that Islamic groups claimed that voting yes is a “religious duty” and were telling voters they should vote yes to keep Article Two of the constitution, which states that Sharia is the principal source of Egyptian law.

    Egyptian Constitutional Referendum Passes Amid Reports of Voting Irregularities | Modern Tokyo Times
     
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    You source cited this source

    Did you go to that source?


    As one can see from above, Islamia is not a monolithic society, but like ours has divergent POVs.
     
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    Everyone must remember, "self determination" is just that, not necessarily our ideal of it. If they choose, truly self determine? We have zilch to say about it.
     
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    Don't think this thread is going to survive lucid thinking, my friend.:lol:
     

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