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Hajrah Mumtaz

Look Back In Dismay

JUST over 10 years after the acts of murder that changed the trajectory of significant parts of the world’s discourse, one finds many people reflecting whether a decade is time enough in which to shed the light of coherence on our days and…

Privilege And Patriotism

AS the conversation inevitably turned towards the country and all that ailed it, one of those present observed that Pakistan-bashing had become something of a default national sport. Instead of constantly washing our dirty laundry in…

At A Crossroads

THAT the raison d’être of the news industry is to inform people is an ideal bandied about often enough to turn it almost into a cliché. What it really means, though, is that it is part of the news industry’s task to help people better…

Communicating A Revolution

WHAT makes a revolution? Resentments and grievances against the existing state of affairs, sure. But you can have a million people, or even 10-fold that number, with a million legitimate grievances each, all of them individually bowed down…