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New FATA Reforms — Good But Insufficient (FreePakistan Newsletter # 129)

Protecting personal freedom and establishing rule of law can transform Pakistan already misappropriated by the elite classes into Sab ka Pakistan. The Blog contextualizes important news and developments regularly. Visit, read and comment Sab Ka Pakistan ======================================================================= SIGN THE CHARTER OF LIBERTY! Raise your voice to secure your fundamental rights! Endorse the demands made in […]

Media Consumption?

That is what is known as Public Consumption. Also, government has laws and rules such as official secret acts, or classified information; it goes beyond that and conceals its affairs from the citizens, and makes their leaking a crime. In addition to concealing its affairs, government lies as well as misleads the citizens. It contrives […]

Karachi – Not A Political Problem!

“And it is our deep conviction that if the Ahrar had been treated as a pure question of law and order, without any political considerations, one District Magistrate and one Superintendent of Police could have dealt with them. Consequently, we are prompted by something that they call a human conscience to enquire whether, in our […]

The Black Holes Of Pakistan (FreePakistan Newsletter # 130)

URDU BLOG: SAB KA PAKISTAN  Protecting personal freedom and establishing rule of law can transform Pakistan already misappropriated by the elite classes into Sab ka Pakistan. The Blog contextualizes important news and developments regularly. Visit, read and comment Sab Ka Pakistan SIGN THE CHARTER OF LIBERTY! Raise your voice to secure your fundamental rights! Endorse […]

The Goon Squad (FreePakistan Newsletter # 131)

 URDU BLOG: SAB KA PAKISTAN Protecting personal freedom and establishing rule of law can transform Pakistan already misappropriated by the elite classes into Sab ka Pakistan. The Blog contextualizes important news and developments regularly. Visit, read and comment Sab Ka Pakistan =======================================================================  YouTube Channel Sab Ka Pakistan Listen to the extraordinary commentary on the suffering […]

Russias “Elections”: On The Importance Of Listening

United Russia has lost the right to be regarded as the country’s main political force. Its claims to express the will of the majority are untenable.  What is going on is not a temporary setback or an accidental loss that can be made up for later. It is the corollary of attempts to create a […]

Power Sector Reforms: Privatisation The Only Solution (FreePakistan Newsletter # 134)

CONTENTS:  0 Power sector reforms: Privatisation the only solution  Interview of Dr. Nadeem-ul-Haq 0 HumorWise 0Letters to FreePakistan 0 Issue of the month: Judging the PTI [February, 2012] CONTENTS:  0 Power sector reforms: Privatisation the only solution  Interview of Dr. Nadeem-ul-Haq 0 HumorWise 0Letters to FreePakistan 0 Issue of the month: Judging the PTI FreePakistan […]

Democracy Or Rule Of Law

So the time has come whence the citizens of Pakistan need to decide what they want: democracy or rule of law. The verdict of the Supreme Court (Jan 10) re the implementation of its own NRO judgment, in option 6 reads: So the time has come whence the citizens of Pakistan need to decide what […]

Urdu Book “سیاسی پارٹیاں یا سیاسی بندوبست” (Siyasi Partian Ya Siyasi Bandobast) Published

Media Release: Urdu Book “سیاسی پارٹیاں یا سیاسی بندوبست “(Siyasi Partian Ya Siyasi Bandobast) published The book attempts a philosophical analysis of Pakistan’s political parties The book smashes a number of political myths and cliches Author dubs political parties as enemies of the citizens and focuses on how to make them friends of the citizens Lahore […]

Media Release: New Urdu Book, “پاکستانی کشاکش” Published

Lahore, February 22, 2014: Alternate Solutions Institute today released Dr. Khalil Ahmad’s latest Urdu book, Pakistani Kashakash: Tehlee-O-Taadeel aur Aagay Barhnay ka Raasta (Pakistani Armageddon: Analysis, Resolution and the Way Forward). پاکستانی کشاکش: تحلیل و تعدیل اور آگے بڑھنے کا راستہ Media Release: New Urdu Book, “پاکستانی کشاکش” Published Lahore, February 22, 2014: Alternate Solutions […]