Pakistan Independence Day: Celebrating extremism and bigotry

Article by Qantra A Ahmed The founder of Pakistan, which today celebrates Independence Day, believed in the separation of mosque and state. He would not recognize his country now. Blasphemy laws silence religious expression. On a visit, I was often reminded to lower my voice 'lest the servants hear you.' Growing up in England, my … Continue reading Pakistan Independence Day: Celebrating extremism and bigotry