It’s a shame, but not much of a surprise, that eight months after the passage of the Punjab government’s Protection of Women Act, it has not yet been implemented. Unfortunately this is illustrative of the fact that when it comes to women’s empowerment, the government talks a good talk, but tangible and measurable follow through […]
The way nations wage war, make peace and protect their borders has changed immeasurably over the last fifty years, and Pakistan, at the forefront of today’s conflict zones, cannot remain immune to these changes. One of the fundamental transitions in this respect is the growing recognition by global security experts of the ways that war […]
When you base your entire project to free women on an untruth, is there any surprise when it fails?
Non-Muslims can certainly be allies to Muslim women in their struggle for empowerment, freedom, and equality. Western feminists, too, can be allies to Muslim women.
A conversation with Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy
I want to tell you that I would not be a success story without feminism, which helped me to get my education, to get my training, to find my voice
You are the definition, the epitome, of a terrible mother.