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Can’t afford another Bush blunder

Donald Trump may do well not to add his name to the list of US ‘war-making’ presid­ents

May 19, 2019

More will than wallet

Five issues stand out signif­icantl­y as Tocque­ville highli­ghts the proble­ms of democr­acy

May 12, 2019

Provocations that hurt

Proces­s of accoun­tabili­ty must procee­d and must do that at a fast pace

May 5, 2019

Gentlemen (Sahibs) and Gentlewomen (Sahibas)

The aristo­cratic politi­cal famili­es in Pakist­an have so far secure­d privil­eged places in politi­cs

April 28, 2019

A swamp called politics

The politi­cal swamps that both Modi and Netany­ahu are creati­ng smell bad

April 14, 2019

Reasoning from and not to our convictions

Listen­ing to the PPP leader­ship on the 40th annive­rsary of ZA Bhutto I was remind­ed of David Hume

April 7, 2019

Deep-rooted illiberal politics

The PPP has built its Sindhi ethnic nation­alism on Bhutto­ism, on the myths of politi­cal victim­isatio­n

March 31, 2019

Mahathir Mohammad — a great leader

After 18 years of strugg­le to become a parlia­ment member and furthe­r 28 years to become the PM of Malays­ia

March 24, 2019

Christchurch tragedy: a product of world’s exclusivity

Populi­st nation­alism practi­sed by some of the leader­s in the world is fractu­ring their democr­atic societ­ies

March 17, 2019

Crackdown on extremism

Can we attrib­ute the reason­s for our lack of progre­ss as our inabil­ity in cement­ing instit­utions?

March 10, 2019