Islamist party poised to win Tunisian elections...

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    A democratic regime is always better than the alternative. NO matter how goofy the actual democracy.

    In all the world's democracies, the US is seen as pretty darn strange by almost all of them.
     
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    They have to find their own way after their experience of colonisation and dictatorship. It is a moderate islamist party and it is not known whether they will get an overall majority. We should remember that Europe had the church involved a lot when we worked out our systems of democracy. Hence you still have parties like the Christian Democrats in Germany and other countries.

    The turnout has apparently been high so it looks like they have an interest in the result.
     
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    Democracy sucks !
     
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    Disagree.

    Life under a dictator, is better than Sharia Law.
     
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