Review:The Wandering Falcon—Exploding the Myth about Tribal Culture(s) in Pakistan

By Aslam Kakar
The Wandering Falcon, Jamil Ahmed’s debut novel, was published in 2011—almost four decades after it was written in […]

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Was Jinnah A Democrat?

A continuation from “Was Jinnah secular?” and “Did Jinnah want Pakistan?”.
By Yasser Latif Hamdani
There are many people who criticize Jinnah […]

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Our Internal Demons

By Adnan Syed
It has been 30 years since Pakistan took the fateful steps of sponsoring the Jihad on a state […]

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Pakistan: democratic governance is the only way forward

the national policy frameworks have witnessed shifts that require the continuation of civilian order. It is not necessary that the ruling party should continue in office to carry forward these policy shifts after the completion of its tenure in 2013. Any legitimate and accountable democratic government would need to deepen, modify, and improve these policies and further the agenda of responsible governance and social justice

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