Sunday, October 27, 2013

Egypt's Atheists Dare to Advocate Dramatic Change

Egypt Independent reports Egyptian atheists are calling for reducing religion's role in government and legal affairs.

A group representing Egyptian atheists have called for the cancellation of Article 2 in the suspended 2012 constitution. The article states that Islam is the religion of the state, Arabic is its official language and that Islamic Sharia is the source of legislation.

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