Fixing Pakistan’s broken democratic system

Over the past week, the hypocrisy of Pakistan’s broken democratic ‘system’ has become visible for all and sundry. On Tuesday, 3rd of March, Yousaf Raza Gilani won his seat for the Senate, through a majority of the votes casted in the National Assembly. In effect, these votes had been cast (through a secret ballot) against… Continue reading Fixing Pakistan’s broken democratic system

And the caste system lives on

Despite near universal adoption of constitutional democracy as the norm, there are still some isolated and shady corners of the world where interested parties continue to craft spurious arguments to subvert and undermine that universal norm. These interested parties in such isolated corners continue to support and sponsor alternative norms of governance by ruling castes… Continue reading And the caste system lives on