Closed-ended solutions may not work for complex social problems.
Dr Niaz Murtaza
Which state can set a good example?
The state must not dictate on harmless cultural variations.
The roots of elite politics go deep into society.
Quick justice through due process is the right aim.
Pakistan’s creation can be justified much better via liberal ideals.
Things will keep improving if democracy survives.
Islam expects people to use their intellect to identify policies.
Seeking justice is a more apt goal.
Trump’s huffing and puffing won’t work.
Islamabad’s LG system is an important step.
Trump’s extremist views could alter global norms.
Street protests should be based on influence, not force.
Poorer outcomes have less to do with religion than politics.
Two-nation theories are passé.
Why is liberalism failing to ignite imagination?
What does the consolidation of democracy mean for the common folk?
This informal hybrid regime is not a panacea.
History has lessons for India and Pakistan.
Cultural change does not precede but may follow rapid progress.