Kenitra - Fundamental to the true understanding of civil liberties and the advancement of human rights in Morocco’s modern society is a systematic and a purely academic thinking of Secularism; inclusive of its history, growth and influence of its major figures both in the West and the East, as well as its problematic. We cannot accept, either reasonably or pragmatically, the current trend in both the reading of Secularism and the manifestation of its ideas. What is being exposed in recent public debates, the subject of same-sex rights and ethics, is totally disfigured, disoriented and misleading – definitely not a priority.

Gender issues in Morocco
Abdallah Zbir holds a Teacher Diploma in Arabic Language and Literature from Teachers Training Center.