As we all know, March 8th was International Women’s Day. For those that take an interest in learning about and contributing to the progressive advancement of human rights, specifically focusing on women’s rights, this day was no doubt filled with showing love and support for the cause. It was also a very good opportunity for … Continue reading International Womens Day & The Movement Towards Peace
Not many of us may know this, but February 1st is National Hijab Day. Over the last few years, and especially in the last few months, many women have been apprehensive about wearing their Hijab at work in fear of discrimination. As Hazuraba mentioned in his recent Friday Sermon on January 13th, 2017, a veil … Continue reading World Hijab Day – February 1
One shudders at the thought of the sacrifice our brothers and sisters had to go through during the partition of India and Pakistan in 1947 on both sides. What immense burden of having to detach yourself from the soil of your ancestors only to migrate through hostile conditions, hoping that you will survive and all … Continue reading How Much More Suffering?
Chakwal Attack Guns, batons and stones in hand, an angry mob of 1000 religious fanatics attacked a mosque belonging to the minority Ahmadiyya community in Central Pakistan on the same day as Pakistanis celebrate the birth of Prophet Muhammad. Not a single Pakistani political leader, from liberal to conservative has yet condemned this attack. The … Continue reading What Happened in Chakwal a Few Days Back? -a brief report and responses of people