Trudeau’s Gift: Unequal Rights

The use of religious law as a substitute for laws created by Parliament, and the establishment of a multi-tier legal system—one for average Canadian and one for Muslim Canadians—is not only unjust, but also detrimental to the wellbeing of all Canadian citizens. Furthermore, Canadian Muslim reformer, author and newspaper columnist Tarek Fatah wrote that introducing sharia into the judicial system “will ghettoize the Muslim community, making their already difficult task of integrating into Canadian society even more onerous.”