Pakistan has passed stage of evolution. We will see a revolution happen in parts which will be even messier, prolonged
The PNS Zulfiqar attack is yet another reminder that things are getting serious.
It is even in the interest of Imran & Nawaz to cooperate to ensure their future against plans implemented secretly
Instead of aiming at resignation it would help if Imran and Qadri could extract commitment for institutional changes.
The current march would not do anything but push the country towards the ‘end of politics’.
Principally, nationalism anywhere can get suffocating, but more so in a country morphing into newer shapes.
In the tragedy of the dying children of Gaza, lies the inner tragedy of our divided and disempowered societies.
Religious states like Israel use religion as equivalent of ethnicity. Protecting such states becomes a religious ideal
Poor get driven to violence because of material needs, but militants draw support from those with better social status
If decisions are as personal as interview makes it sound, then it is important to increase the level of accountability