While most Turks are Muslims, the country is legally a secular
Only one month earlier, the Secular
Coalition for America hosted the first-ever Secular
Caucus at the Texas Democratic Convention.
India deeply a religious country constitutionally is a secular
state that admits no 'state religion'.
In a secular
state, it is perfectly possible if all (majority or minority, it doesn't matter) religious prayers are allowed in public institutions.
The formation and participation of secular
parties in politics is a challenge to democratic thinking, which most of the Middle East countries are lacking and as a result, these countries have fallen into the sectarian war of attrition, tribalism and anarchy.
people, he argues, value autonomy over groupthink.
It was not as if the Constitution was not secular
or socialist before the words were added.
Critique: An impressive and seminal work of meticulous scholarship that is enhanced with the inclusion of a nine page bibliography and a comprehensive index, "International Intervention in a Secular
Age: Re-Enchanting Humanity?
Said opened with "Secular
Criticism" and ended with a call to return critical discourse to the secular
endeavor he imagined.
The author points out that this would require the adoption of a secular
'toolkit' primarily composed of tolerance, neutrality in religious matters, religious freedom, good governance, and the rule of law.
It is indeed unfortunate that today, a vote for or against a certain political party is seen as the only denominator to judge an average Indian's secular
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