Tag: Occupy Wall Street

Research Questions about Pakistan

Aima Agha, working on a research project on Pakistan, has sent us the following statement/ set of preliminary questions. She would be grateful if you could take a few moments to respond using the comment form. Moment or Movement?  The big question for those of us who follow Pakistani news – every now and then,…

Silent Desis and the American Autumn

It took about a year for the Arab spring to reach America in the autumn of this year. In fact the youth-led protest that started early this year from North Africa, after sweeping three strong autocracies in Tunisia, Egypt, and more recently Libya, has become a world wide movement challenging the very system of capitalism…