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The Pandemic Panic

The pandemic panic

Margaret Chan, the head of the World Health Organisation, issued an unusually stark warning this week, declaring: “I have never seen a health event threaten the very survival of societies…

Protecting climate

One of the issues that drove America’s youth to vote in unusual numbers in the midterm elections, and to tilt heavily Democratic, is the climate emergency. It was up there…

Violence Against Women

Violence against women

Sexual assault, insults, humiliation, discrimination, and beyond that contradictory orders or isolation are becoming ‘natural’ aspects of work relationships. Even more so when we realize that many women are afraid…

Culture Pop: The Price Of Fame

Culture Pop: The price of fame

This week marks the 20th death anniversary of Diana, Princess of Wales’ unfortunate end in a lonely tunnel in Paris. The moment was marked by dark irony: her final vision…

Living In Terror

Living in terror

Growing up in an America where guns are seen as more of a priority than children’s lives, I remember the first time a school shooting affected me. I was eleven…

Outgoing caretakers & challenges ahead

In August 2023, Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar assumed the charge of interim Prime Minister of Pakistan, marking the commencement of the eighth caretaker government. With general elections held yesterday, the tenure of…