“The committee opted to change Article 6 to impose an outright ban on the formation of political parties based on religion or on mixing religion with politics.” So while judges in U.S. courts keep striking down anti-Sharia laws, in Egypt it is apparently not “racist” or “bigoted” to act against Islamization.
CAIRO: Religious parties in Egypt like the Freedom and Justice Party of ousted President Morsi may face dissolution while the ban on deposed dictator Hosni Mubarak’s party could be revoked under a proposed new constitution that seeks to overhaul the country’s political system.
A 10-member technical committee handed over the amended draft on Tuesday to Egypt’s interim president Adly Mansour after a month of deliberations and revisions.
The committee opted to change Article 6 to impose an outright ban on the formation of political parties based on religion or on mixing religion with politics.
This could lead to the dissolution [of] Islamist parties – including the Muslim Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice party….