CAP find this particular discussion to be among the most curious elements within our national discussion on minorities, religion and the rest. Pourquoi? Because political leaders, pundits and media all speak about a separation of CHURCH and state– but never the separation of “MOSQUE and state.”
The teenager broke into the apartment of the Al-Atrash family without knocking. People were chasing her. She seemed terrified, out of breath. She needed a place to hide.”
“The Canadian government wanted the Muslims to be able to regulate their own issues of marriage and divorce and set up systems of mediation and arbitration to solve their problems amongst themselves through Shariah law so that it’s not a burden on the court system, which is already so bogged down,” he said.