Monday, January 22, 2018
Authors Posts by Areebah Shahid

Areebah Shahid

Areebah Shahid
A doting mother. An apologetic idealist; knows world peace and absolute emancipation from human suffering are impossible to achieve but believes in miracles! :) HUGE movie buff!! Occasionally tweets @AreebahShahid

Pakistanis Fed-up Of Child Marriages, Demand To #RaiseTheAge

#RaiseTheAge Movement Demands end to child marriages
Pick any random person walking on the road and ask him/her where they believe children belong. Most - even the politically incorrect ones -...

7 Year Old Zainab And Our Misguided Sense Of Rage

7 year old Zainab and Kasur Child sexual abuse racket
I, like the rest of Pakistan woke up yesterday to the horrific news of the rape and murder of 7 year old Zainab in...

Of Donald Trump, Twitter And The ‘Do More’ Mantra

Donald Trump
Donald Trump is not the first U.S President who has asked Pakistan to do more, but he is certainly the first one to do...

Wrap-Up 2017: Pakistani Music Had A Good Year

Best Pakistani music 2017
From Coke Studio completing a decade to the revival of Pepsi Battle of the Bands and from alternate media outlets such as Patari giving abundant...

Roy Moore’s Defeat Is A Huge Win For The #MeToo Movement

Roy Moore
For almost a month, the US liberal media was in an acute state of frenzy. Well, in all honesty since Trump's win earlier this year, the...

The Case Of Muniba Mazari: Are We Incapable Of Seeing Others...

Muniba Mazari
For the last week or so both mainstream and social media are abuzz with the Muniba Mazari controversy. In the last few years Mazari has come...