Aasim Sajjad Akhtar

Imperial ideology

Imperial ideology

The conquest of nature is a colonial legacy. Updated 16 Sep, 2022 09:18am
What’s to be done?

What’s to be done?

It is important to come together to prioritise preventive action. Updated 02 Sep, 2022 08:58am
Gated disasters

Gated disasters

Such housing schemes are a scandalous form of class warfare. Updated 19 Aug, 2022 09:18am
The forever war

The forever war

Lest anyone forget, war is a business. Updated 05 Aug, 2022 08:48am
Pakistan default

Pakistan default

Politics in the heartland remains unconnected to the peripheries. Updated 22 Jul, 2022 08:43am
Stunted imagination

Stunted imagination

Our political, economic imagination has been stunted by ‘experts’ who claim to be acting on basis of ‘objective’ economic facts. Updated 24 Jun, 2022 10:18am
Four budgets

Four budgets

Majority of Pakistanis are struggling to make ends meet as govt tells us that it is doing all it can do. Updated 10 Jun, 2022 08:56am
Venal ruling class

Venal ruling class

Is anyone concerned with the lot of future generations? Published 27 May, 2022 07:53am
Redistribute now

Redistribute now

Political impasse can only be addressed if redistribution takes centre stage and old order is shaken up. Updated 13 May, 2022 09:22am
Beyond Mush-Imran

Beyond Mush-Imran

Challenge for those who imagine progressive politics as more than an establishment-centric merry-go-round is how to engage youth. Updated 15 Apr, 2022 09:07am
The letter

The letter

Rather than fanciful slogans and hateful rhetoric, we need a genuinely anti-imperialist politics that starts at home. Updated 01 Apr, 2022 09:08am
The real heatwave

The real heatwave

Few believe that people’s collective power can change things. Published 18 Mar, 2022 07:12am
The liberal myth

The liberal myth

Russia’s actions must compel us to look inwards. Published 04 Mar, 2022 07:55am
Petrol bombs galore

Petrol bombs galore

Things will likely get worse for future generations. Updated 18 Feb, 2022 09:06am
State of justice

State of justice

Justice eludes the ethnic peripheries. Published 04 Feb, 2022 07:51am
No more presidents

No more presidents

Young people must know the truth about our presidents. Updated 21 Jan, 2022 07:12am