The failings of the military establishment are many and so are the sins of Geo. Yet, the parallel is not exact.
We cautioned that Memo charade will be come back one day to haunt Nawaz. That day has come, and hopefully gone.
PPO is carte blanche to use lethal excessive force. But State repeatedly asserts it won't use it against militants.
As Sharif versus Sharif is on the brink of unfolding, the state erodes one “non-combatant” at a time.
Governing principle of Pakistani State is that it negotiates (read surrender) to bullies, punishes weakest of the weak
The federal government and perhaps the state have an ethnicity and it is Punjabi. And they just do not care.
Joseph Kony & the CII have something in common; both of them do not believe in any exceptionalism for kids.
When interior minister cannot find it in him to condemn attacks on state itself, it begs question who represents state
The willingness to fight the invaders has never been as relevant as now. Yet, at the national level, there is none.
The prime minister and the PML-N are the most pronounced examples of inertia and governance without accountability.