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Identity and Political Line

Identity and Political Line

 

The Democratic Current is a social democratic party that calls for a system based on social justice and a fair distribution of wealth. It guarantees free education for all and free healthcare for all groups. It pledges private initiative, individual property and free competition, with the State playing a regulatory role, monitoring public investment, preserving the public property of the vital sectors and empowering the public sector

– Our Party calls to guarantee human rights in their universality and their comprehensiveness. It believes that freedom has its necessary limits in democratic societies meant to secure the rights of others, and maintain public security and public health

The Party considers that the democratic State guarantees to its citizens the exercise of their rights and freedoms, and acts to impose the rule of law on all

The Party considers that the democratic State consecrates the principle of equality among its citizens regardless of their regional, religious, ethnic or gender status. The State acts to support the participation of women in decision-making, based on their competence

The Party fosters associative work and calls for its full independence from established authorities and parties, as well as from political and electoral struggle. The Party supports independent human rights organizations that defend the human being with no segregation

The Party advocates the independence of the judiciary, and the improvement of the status of judges. It calls for the exclusion of those among them who were involved in corruption and in “implementing instructions”, as well as those who were negligent in defending judicial independence and maintaining their impartiality

The Party acts in order that the State should allow the necessary care for the environment, and that it considers the sound management of mining resources, non-renewable energy, and water a priority in its development policies, thus preserving the rights of future generations

The Party acts in order that the State should provide the largest available funding to develop education, support scientific research, and foster culture, media and sports

:The relationship between religion and the State is ruled as follows

The State acknowledges the Arab Islamic identity and considers the Islamic religion as the religion of the majority of Tunisians-

The State guarantees the freedom of belief to all citizens as long as it does not endanger public security-

The State provides places of worship and supervises them-

The State endeavors to ensure the neutrality of places of worship from political militancy and parties’ propaganda-

The State ensures religious instruction in public schools and colleges-

In case of conflict between the interest of the Party and the interest of the State, the priority is given to the State’s interest-

The Party is committed to the policy of disclosure and transparency towards its affiliates and other citizens; it deals with them on the basis of accountability

The Party endeavors to produce a change in some negative cultural aspects of Tunisians, albeit with no interference in people’s private life, their life-ways or their personal choices. The Party endeavors to tell people the truth, even if so doing means losing votes

The Party considers the fight of corruption as one of the State priorities in all institutions, and acts to uproot this phenomenon or reduce it to the minimum. It does not tolerate corruption, especially when those involved are Party affiliates or leaders, or State officials

The Party seeks to be a strong party that comes to power by improving its democratic direction, structure and management, and by attracting competencies and a great number of qualitative affiliates with honest behavior and patriotism requirements. If the Party does not come to power, it assumes the role of an efficient and responsible oppositionist, critiquing the Government and offering its alternatives without being disruptive or confusing, so long as the Government adheres to the rule of law

The Party may enter into an alliance or coordinate with other parties provided these are not involved in the dictatorial regime or in corruption, and who do not adopt policies that contravene the values of the Republic

Our Party is not hostile to ideologies and opposing ideas adopted by other parties and organizations as long as they are committed to the Constitution and the laws; it is characterized by tolerance and acceptance of others

The Party endeavors to prepare for the achievement of the project of an Arab Confederation that gathers Arab nations freed from dictatorship

The Party endeavors to consecrate a State’s foreign policy based on good relations with other countries and the noninterference in other countries’ affairs. This foreign policy does not tolerate serious offenses to human rights, refuses the normalization of relations with the Zionist Entity, and participates in finding a fair solution to the Palestinian cause

The Party endeavors to have fair and transparent elections that are expressive of the nation’s will and its freedom; that these occur in peaceful and secure conditions, under an impartial administration; that financial means of any party will not be exploited to buy votes; and that State power is not used to attract citizens. The Party reclaims financial oversight of political parties, associations, and media institutions

The Party endevors to instill the utmost transparency in the administration of public affairs and the citizenry’s right to obtain information

!Long Live Tunisia… Long Live the Tunisian People free and proud

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