Tuesday, February 20, 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

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...

Donald Trump’s Jerusalem Announcement Is What Wars Are Made Of

Donald Trump's Jerusalem Announcement
For most part of the year the rest of the world has had a jolly good time enjoying Donald Trump's presidency from afar. His border...