Egypt votes for Sharia-based law under dictator-like Mursi

“Egyptians can now look forward to a caliphate with new draconian laws. The Coptic Christians may be made to pay the jizya infidels’ tax, or else their lives will be imperiled. They already are, but Sharia law would give their treatment legal and religious sanction. Women may be required by law to cover up. Polygamy will continue to enjoy state sanction, as will wife-battery.

Ahram is live tweeting the demo at Cairo University. Here’s the twitter feed.