ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Waiting for Enlightenment

Pervez Musharraf's call for "enlightened moderation" is a tacit (and welcome) admission that a theocratic Pakistan cannot work. There have been some changes for the good, but the minuses outweigh the pluses. At the heart of Pakistan's problems lies a truth that when a state proclaims a religious identity and mission, it is bound to privilege those who organise religious life and interpret religious text.

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