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Interests And The Ruling Elite

Interests and the ruling elite

The recent statement of Indian Prime Minister Nanendra Modi regarding the importance to have French-made Rafale fighter jets has fuelled speculations that in modern democracies executives merely serve as members…

The rules of the ruling class : Part – II

After toppling the elected government of the Iranian prime minister, the ruling classes of the mighty state of America orchestrated another coup – this time in Latin America. In 1952,…

Pakistan’s decadent elite

Pakistan’s current political, economic and social crises call for introspection. Politically, the country has been badly destabilized because of weak and incompetent governments, which are the products of political engineering…

The rules of the ruling class : Part – I

Elected presidents, prime ministers and parliamentarians hold the power to draft legislation keeping in view the interests of the people. They are considered a symbol of power and authority, who…

Elite capture and lack of rule of law

The country will pay a heavy cost for the most recent appalling example of vigilantism in the name of religion as evidenced in Sialkot, roundly denounced by the country’s military…

Betrayed by the elite

Does the ruling elite of Pakistan have any idea that it is becoming a threat to the country’s survival, if it does not drastically change its ways? And I am…

Elite capture

Prime Minister Imran Khan has once again said that Pakistan is in the grip of an ‘elite capture.’ In a recent TV interview, the prime minister further said that Pakistan…

Elites, legislators and squanderers

Pakistan is ruled and controlled by predatory elites in whose hands power and wealth are concentrated. This has been proved in the recent election of 54 members of Senate where…