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Archibishop of canterbury's Dhimmitude

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Submitted by Vijay (Switzerland), Feb 7, 2008 at 11:31

As the highest officer of the Anglican Church, Archibishop of canterbury's views may represent Anglican church's opinions.

AC says sharia law in britain is unvaoidable

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/7232661.stm

"The Archbishop of Canterbury says the adoption of certain aspects of Sharia law in the UK "seems unavoidable".

Dr Rowan Williams told Radio 4's World at One that the UK has to "face up to the fact" that some of its citizens do not relate to the British legal system.

Dr Williams argues that adopting parts of Islamic Sharia law would help maintain social cohesion.

For example, Muslims could choose to have marital disputes or financial matters dealt with in a Sharia court.

He says Muslims should not have to choose between "the stark alternatives of cultural loyalty or state loyalty".

Looks like the venerable archbishop is out of sync with ordinary british people, who have spoken - with very little sympathy for him - against him as can be seen in the BBC opinion page

http://newsforums.bbc.co.uk/nol/thread.jspa?forumID=4246&edition=2&ttl=20080207162806

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