The main western values can be summarized as follows: (1) men and women are equal before the law (equal rights and duties) and from 18 years of age they have sovereignty over their person, including their sexuality. (2) Muslims and non-Muslims are subject to the same laws. (3) There is freedom of religion and conscience, so you can choose and change your religion or have no religion at all.
Shariah in violation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights?
Below, we give the main reasons why the Shariah is in conflict with the (UDHR) and why the Islamic countries (united in the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, ) drew up the . The Cairo Declaration states that all legislation is subject to the Shariah, which cancels significant portions of its own statements.
Most Islamic countries also apply this trick in their legislation. They have a constitution similar to that of most Western countries, then they add a note that all laws are subordinate to the Shariah: thus they cancel a lot of the freedoms provided in the Constitution while still giving out a "moderate" image. Few people have any idea what Shariah actually means.