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Evil triumphs again in Pakistan

“All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.” said Edmund Burke.  It’s a quotation that has stood the test of time, and nowhere more so than in current day Pakistan.
Shabaz Bhatti, the Minorities Minister and the only Christian minister in the Pakistani government was shot dead today by [...]

Two good men punished for refusing to hate

In recent days, we’ve had two bits of bad news about two different men - they come from different countries, and have different causes, but they are bound by a couple of important similarities.
Punjab Governor Salman Taseer was a high member of the Pakistani State apparatus - high enough to warrant a dozen men [...]