Those elected were democratically assigned by the
Free People of Tunisia to conceive and elaborate a constitution aligned
and in coherence with the universal claims of the Tunisian revolution
that our martyrs (God bless their souls) empowered with their lives and
Thus, they weren't given a blank check to decide for the free
people of Tunisia! This constitution to be will
engage the Tunisian society as well as the region for the coming
decades if not centuries.
Therefore, our new constitution should be
forward looking, taking into consideration the aspiration of our people
especially the Tunisian youth, as well as the mega trends of our
exponentially mutating world.
In addition, it should decouple itself
from any discourse that kept our region in the lower segment of the
world nations while building on our political diversity and historical
We are the grand children of the mighty General Hannibal, the
unique and ingenious thinker Ibn Khaldun and the patriotic and inspiring
poet Abul Kassim Echabi. Such lineage will NEVER accept anything below
its expectations and aspirations!