The people have remained expendable pawns.
We need an overhaul of the global political economy.
The working class should be the object of economic policy.
The right wing thrives on the ruins of imperialist wars.
Amidst the stasis, the class divide deepens.
We should expect more of the same.
Most of us have no idea that COP27 is even taking place.
This isn't the first time that the military establishment has been on the receiving end of a public backlash. Will the outcome be different this time?
Almost inevitably, the marriage of convenience starts to sour.
The people of Swat will not watch history repeat itself.
We are at the mercy of those who control the means of info.
The conquest of nature is a colonial legacy.
It is important to come together to prioritise preventive action.
Such housing schemes are a scandalous form of class warfare.
We must turn our gaze to the natural environment and recognise the imperative of building a progressive and shared vision of the future.
Lest anyone forget, war is a business.
Politics in the heartland remains unconnected to the peripheries.
Fantasies now masquerade as facts.
Our political, economic imagination has been stunted by ‘experts’ who claim to be acting on basis of ‘objective’ economic facts.
Majority of Pakistanis are struggling to make ends meet as govt tells us that it is doing all it can do.