The following four real-life movements explode the myth of so-called ‘righteous’ women that permeates mainstream discourse.
07 Mar 2020 7:25 AM
Sharif illustrates that even bourgeois politicians can turn against their masters, let alone the working masses.
02 Nov 2019 12:00 AM
For most Pakistanis, it scarcely matters who we have to get past to keep the victory march alive.
29 Jun 2019 12:00 AM
Today too our system of “justice” is largely retributive and reinforces the privileges of dominant elites, and particularly state functionaries.
01 Jun 2019 12:30 AM
At the same time, it is important not to get into the habit of lamenting how uniquely bad Pakistan’s problems are.
03 Nov 2018 2:12 AM
More and more people around the world are waking up to the reality of the epoch that has become known as the anthropocene.
20 Oct 2018 1:10 AM
Indeed, the notion that the “middle class” has only recently become a player in Pakistani politics is not true.
11 Aug 2018 2:55 AM
Take the bomb blast that brought Haroon Bilour’s life to an end Tuesday night, barely six years after his father Bashir met the same fate.
14 Jul 2018 12:47 AM
“Islam-pasand” parties were being explicitly patronised to ward off the more threatening the “taraqqi-pasand” contenders.
16 Jun 2018 12:23 AM
Pakistan is still essentially a colonial apparatus and its essential impulse to control has reinforced deep divisions in society.
19 May 2018 2:03 AM
A note found on the body of Pritilata Waddedar who attained martyrdom on 24th September, 1932 read, “There are still many among my countrymen who may be shocked to learn how a woman brought up in the
15 Aug 2016 2:13 AM