Certainly any Western state that ruled Islamic courts illegal would be tarred as “racist,” as is any individual who opposes Islamic supremacism and Sharia. So is Kenya racist now?
“Kenya court rules Islamic courts are illegal,” from the BBC, May 24 (thanks to Davida):
Kenya’s Islamic courts are illegal and discriminatory, a panel of judges has ruled.
The three judges said the Islamic “Kadhi” courts favoured Islam over other faiths, and that this was unconstitutional as Kenya was a secular country.
The issue of Islamic courts has been a contentious point in the country’s new proposed constitution.
It is due to go to a referendum in August.
The Kadhi courts – set up under British colonial rule – mainly deal with matters of marriage and inheritance for Kenya’s Muslim minority.
The Christian church in Kenya brought the case to court six years ago….