It might be time to acknowledge that India’s performance has been underwhelming to merit the kind of expectations that have formed the basis of recent US policy. Continue Reading
Raza Ahmad Rumi is a policy analyst, journalist and author. He is the director of Park Center for Independent Media and teaches in the journalism department. He is also a visiting faculty member at the Cornell Institute for Public Affairs. Between 2015 and 2017, Raza was a scholar in residence at IC and taught courses in journalism and writing departments as well as at the Gallatin School of Individualized Study, New York University. He has been a fellow at the New America Foundation, United States Institute of Peace and the National Endowment for Democracy. He is a member of the think tank Laboratory for Global Performance and Politics at Georgetown University and a nonresident fellow at the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs. Raza was the editor of Daily Times, The Friday Times and a TV broadcaster in Pakistan before he moved to the United States in 2014. Raza is the author of “Delhi by Heart: Impressions of a Pakistani Traveller,” “The Fractious Path: Pakistan’s Democratic Transition” and “Identity and Faith and Conflict.” His most recent book, “Being Pakistani: Society Culture and the Arts,” was published in June 2018 by Harper Collins, India. He co-edited a volume of essays entitled “Rethinking Pakistan” that was published by Anthem Press in September 2020.
July 04, 2016