Author: Pakistan Zindabad

  • Ayub Khan’s Industrial Revolution – a myth or reality?

    Aqeel Haidar, Philadelphia Pakistan’s second president and its first military dictator, Ayub Khan’s so called Industrialization is another vastly overstated ISPR myth. In embracing private-sector industrialization and free-market principles as a stooge of the USA, he caused vast increases in inequality. The country’s 22 richest families controlled 90% of assets of financial institutions. He was…

  • The Day that Dawns

    by Azam Saeed Swabi is special. I did fly quite a bit over the airspace surrounding that beautiful place. The attitudinal evolution that has led to the Swabi Dharna may be a harbinger of something good. Maybe we’d soon awaken to a new day. But what will that day be? Some two centuries ago, in…

  • NEXUS OF THE EVIL

    The actual power centres along with the obliging judges and the conniving politicians are now the new axis of evil. Unarguably, the epicentre lies in the power brokers of Rawalpindi . This triumvirate is putting up a stiff fight against the people of Pakistan. Indeed, these three are partners in crime.Pakistanis made a valiant effort…

  • اسٹیبلشمنٹ کا مسئلہ سیاسی نہیں نفسیاتی ہے

    تحریر… وسعت اللہ خان آٹھ فروری وہ لاشہ ہے جو بپھرے سیاسی سمندر کے اوپر عرصے تک تیرتا رہے گا۔ یہ قومی پشت پر بندھا وہ کنستر ہے جو تادیر بجےگا۔ آپ بھلے خود کو کتنا ہی مطمئن دکھاتے رہیں مگر دنیا کے لبوں پر پھیلی خفتہ مسکراہٹ تو چھیننے سے رہے۔ وہ جو مثال…

  • Pakistan is now a totally fucked up state

    Aqeel Haidar, MD, PhD, Philadelphia The dictionary defined the term tyrant as a usurper of sovereign power who makes “his subjects the victims of his passions and unjust desires, which he substitutes for laws”. Over its lifetime, Pakistan has seen all sorts of tyrannies. From tyranny of one in martial laws to tyranny of oligarchy…

  • Conscience Prisoners & Geneva Conventions

    by Azam Saeed Given that the country is under the control of anti-Republic military forces in cahoots with external powers, it would be highly reasonable to call the country a de facto occupied territory. And if an actual armed conflict begins, which now seems somewhat likely, then the side resisting the occupation should seriously consider…

  • What is the Issue of the “Cipher”?

    Saeed A. Malik. As soon as the government fraudulently passed the “Laws” regarding the Official Secrets Act and the amendment to the Pakistan Army Act, and the same were notified, it lost no time charging Imran Khan on the “issue of the Cipher “.I do not know the specifics of these charges, but can guess…

  • کیا قیدی نمبر 804 ہار مان جائےگا؟؟

    ڈاکٹر بابر چیمہ 2 :- ووٹ بینک کو ختم کر دیا جاۓ .3:- 804 کا ذاتی تشخص اور کردار مسخ کر دیا جاۓ4:- تحریک انصاف کی اعلیٰ درمیانی اور. نچلی سطح کی قیادت کی قوت ارادی کو توڑ ڈالا جاۓ .5:- سب سے اہم یہ کہ قیدی نمبر 804 کو خوف زدہ کر کے ہتھیار…

  • The Pakistan Army. A short note. Haider Mehdi. 23 August

    By Haider Mehdi What a terrible fall from grace of an institution which progressively showed its colonial fangs over the years to finally and completely show its true colors under Traitors Bajwa and Asim and their supporters in and out of uniform. An army which cannot defend its country, cannot abide by its oath to…

  • ننگا سب سے چنگا

    از اعظم سعید اس تحریر کا عنوان اردو کی ایک کہاوت ہے جس کا مطلب ہے کہ ایک بے غیرت کو کسی شخص یا کسی بات کا کوئی لحاظ نہیں ہوتا۔ اردو لسانِ نفیس ہے۔ میں نہیں سمجھتا کہ اس مہاورے کے تراش کنندہ نے قیاس کیا ہو گا کہ ایک دن دنیا کے اُس…