Posts Tagged ‘ pseudoliberals ’

The Curse of Being Liberal

Apr 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest, Pakistan

I came home late one night after a stressful day at work and switched on the TV to shed a bit of tension out of my system. I switched on to one of the Pakistani news channels only to have it switched off within five minutes with a bigger headache than what I had started with.

Tolerating Intolerance

Sep 14th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest, Pakistan, Social

Pakistan is witnessing an unprecedented rise in everyday intolerance. Every now and then we hear stories of torture and killings in the most brutal ways by ordinary public, ranging from strangers on the road to one’s own family members. If one doesn’t comply with your commands, we burn; we rape; we plunder. Have you found […]

With Friends Like These

Aug 29th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest, Media Watch, Pakistan

Is safeguarding the life and rights of religious minorities a responsibility of the government? In the context of Pakistan, present or past, it appears not to be the case. So is the targeted killing and persecution of religious minorities actually a credit to the government? If you follow a certain Mr. Faisal Raza Abidi, it […]

Pseudo-liberal Trends of Pakistan

Jul 3rd, 2012 | By | Category: Latest, Media Watch, Pakistan

It is extremely sad to admit that the profession of journalism in Pakistan has suffered nightmares and moral atrocities for decades now. • Biased reporting, twisting the history for vested interests and igniting hatred is on the timelines and news of the hour. • The volume of biased reporting upon the educated masses has increasingly […]

I’m A Liberal Fun-damentalist!

Mar 5th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest, Pakistan, Social

Extremism in any shape or form is wrong, be it religious or secular. Unfortunately, most of the critics tend to focus only on the extreme part of Islam and the people exploiting it for their own interest. They either do not know or deliberately hide the fact that Islam as a liberating religion; something that […]