Our flawed education system is deeply rooted in the history of the subcontinent
As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy. — Abraham Lincoln
While the feudal system dominates our politics, culture and society, we still live in medieval times
The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall. — Che Guevara
On the brink of social decline, we need a Socratic approach to think bigger
By shifting focus from the conqueror to the conquered, history is freed from the clutches of the elite
From Herodotus to the History Channel, it’s important to know the past in order to understand the present and change the
Why intellectuals fail to counter politicians who exploit the sentiments of the people
He went from being a Pan-Islamist who was considered responsible for introducing the Ulema to politics to a nationalist.
The power of the people, once unleashed, is nearly impossible to contain
Are we incapable of handling our own issues or is the need for foreign dictation a national trait?
An imbalance between the rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics — Plutarch
An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie for his country — Sir Henry Wotton
When a society chooses to venerate individuals and not ideas, the process of positive change becomes difficult, if not
In every era, religious extremists have tried and failed to implement their version of utopio.
The decline and fall of the Mughal Empire mirrors the weakening of the Pakistani state.
In the modern day, Hegel might have been eating crow.
How Africa rose out of darkness to become a rising star.
The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing.
History records the horrors and destruction of wars for posterity. Epic poems such as Mahabharata and Iliad portray...