I don’t usually like books about writers, but I enjoyed the movie Genius, about the relationship between super editor Max… Read more On the Nature of Genius
I was absolutely devastated to see what the CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) has done to Italian artist Maurizio Boscheri’s beautiful markhor… Read more Killing Art in Karachi
A week on from International Women’s Day and I’ve barely recovered from the burden of being a woman on that… Read more Feminism is not pink
The remarks of Nigerian writer Chimimanda Ngozi Adiche have created some controversy this week, as she appeared to state that… Read more Are transwomen real women?
Two Pakistani women were killed in a strict Gulf Kingdom last week: 35 year old Amna from Mingora, and 26… Read more Lack of Trans Action: Two Women Dead
An iconic image of Sheema Kermani dancing at the dhammal in Sehwan’s Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine. There are those who… Read more On Sheema Kirmani at Lal Shahbaz Qalandar’s shrine
I’ve been reading about Australian youth activist Yassmin Abdel-Magied (we appeared on an Australian show once together) and her words… Read more Is Islam the most feminist religion?
Everyone analyzing the bombing of the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine as “extremists against Sufism” is totally missing the point. This… Read more On the Bombing of the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar Shrine at Sehwan
Today I spent the afternoon at the BISP regional office listening to the stories of women whose lives have been… Read more Pakistan’s Groundbreaking Benazir Income Support Program continues to grow