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Another voice for freedom, lost

It will take time and political will for the truth to emerge about the murder of Saleem Shahzad, the Pakistani journalist whose body was found yesterday. But political will might be hard to come by in this case.
As the Pakistan bureau chief for Asia Times and an Italian news agency, Shahzad was “one of the [...]

Truth is stranger than fiction: or the strange case of Aafia Siddiqui

It’s one of the weirdest stories you’ll find in the media.
On the one hand, we have the meek but highly educated Muslim American woman, busy with her life - her job as a neurologist, arranging playdates for her kids, volunteering at Muslim charities, and generally not making too many waves in her Boston surroundings. [...]