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Egypt’s draft constitution leans towards conservative Islam (who would’ve guessed?!?!)

23 Oct

“The constitution is basically telling Egyptian women they are “equal” to men, as long as they obey their husbands or fathers and accept their secondary religious status.”

So essentially NOT equal to men. Enjoy the gender apartheid!

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Women in Tahrir square in November 2011

Egypt’s draft constitution leans towards conservative Islam | Khaled Diab | Comment is free | guardian.co.uk.

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Posted by on October 23, 2012 in Egypt

 

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