Posts Tagged ‘ rape ’

Don’t Trust. Don’t Verify.

Jan 19th, 2011 | By | Category: Conspiracy Theories

Mosharraf Zaidi’s column, ‘Reason versus Unreason’, is an interesting look at the contradictory attitudes we see expressed on number of topics. One thing he didn’t touch on, though, was the battle between ‘reason versus unreason’ in the media and the way topics are discussed has left us with an upside down way of thinking about […]

Urooj Zia: Woe unto women

Jan 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: Pakistan Today

Today’s Pakistan Today includes a disturbing look at the way women are treated by media. In her article, Urooj Zia uses the recent mistreatment of a gang rape survivor in Karachi as a starting point to explain that this was not an isolated incident, but part of a larger pattern of misogyny present across the […]