The Challenge With Jinnah’s Vision for Pakistan

August 28, 2020

Dr. Ishtiaq Ahmed joins FO Talks by Fair Observer to present his controversial thoughts on Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan.

The Partition of British India into India and Pakistan

The independence of India from the British Empire in 1947 prompted a wave of decolonization. Yet alongside this victory came the tragedies of partition.

Avoiding the Unthinkable in India and Pakistan

December 18, 2016

As Donald Trump ascends to the White House, he’s wading into the most dangerous conflict on the globe. US President-Elect Donald Trump’s off the cuff, chaotic approach to foreign policy had at least one thing going for it, even though it was more the feel of a blind pig rooting for acorns...

The World This Week: Army, America and Akhtar Confront Pakistan

August 28, 2016

A country created by a Shia Muhajir is being torn apart by ethnic, sectarian and class divides as poverty, inequality, injustice, corruption and repression enrage an increasingly urbanizing population. This week, Turkey finally sent its troops across the Syrian border to take on the Islamic...