posted on Mar, 5 2012 @ 04:50 PM
reply to post by CountDrac
There is a LOT to say about this, first, is your way of law the only possible way? Second, America has human rights violations on her record, its NOT
perfect. I am not calling it bad within the US, but its quickly becoming something far different than the founding fathers intended.
All nations must have laws. Period. America has the death penalty, and many laws in order to protect her citizens. Sharia law is just another form of
law, to keep the rule and decency of a nation. 90% of Iran is Shia Muslim. 90%. This is a huge number. No, there is no separation of church and state,
but this was the way it was for a thousand years in European countries. Having this separation of church and state is new.
When Iran first decided to become an Islamic Republic, which by the way is still a Republic the same as America, the only difference is that it is
Islamic rather than secular.
You cannot call them wrong just because you do not agree, or because that would not be the type of governance you would personally choose. Iranians
are the ones who chose it and they are the ones to live with it, not you. Their laws do not effect you. The fact remains, these are the laws chosen by
Iranians themselves. Any small problems Iranians have is between them, and is quite frankly not your business. Again, it does not effect
edit on 5-3-2012 by Jameela because: To say: AND IT IS CERTAINLY NOT A REASON TO BOMB HER!
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