Ibrahim Sajid Malick
Did you read this report in Pakistani newspapers last week?
“Months after being shunned on religious differences, a local Ahmadi leader and his family were attacked by an unruly mob in a Punjab village – while the police looked on.”
Are Pakistani Ahmadis victims of genocide? Let’s have a look!
I Love Shia, I Live Hazara – please share and make this your profile if you stand with me in protesting the mass murder of Shia Muslims and Hazaras in Pakistan. Protesters in Quetta have staged a sit-in since Friday evening, and demonstrations are being held in solidarity [...]
Did Men’s Weahouse miss an opportunity to convert a social media interaction into positive engagement? Just in case you missed the big news: Metallica guitarist Dave Mustaine recently berated Men’s Wearhouse over a gift certificate. Yes, Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine was shopping at Men’s wearhouse. Not only Mustaine wanted to suit-up (maybe looking for job?) he [...]
Completely exhausted and enervated three quarters into a 90-minute hot yoga workout, the voice of Kathryn Leary — an instructor at a Bikram Yoga facility in New York City reciting the great Sufi poet Rumi — invigorates and refreshes me. As the entire class lies on the floor focused on their breathing, Kathryn quotes from [...]
In Pakistan privilege doesn’t necessarily come from the ownership of capital, industry, and large holdings of cultivatable land but through control of the state apparatus. It is, therefore, not suprising that Pakistan’s leading newspaper Dawn refers to Army Chief Kayani as the most powerful man in the country. In a story headlined “Kayani Calls for talks [...]
I know China holds a special place in the hearts and minds of many Pakistanis. Mention of Mao’s land evokes feeling of sanguineness- elation and trust. On the contrast Bangladesh – well I will leave it up to your imagination. But I believe it is in Pakistan’s interest to change that attitude immediately. Pakistani entrepreneurs, [...]