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Grief and loss and the stripping of a nation’s soul

The modest little house is a maelstorm of grief. In the compound, dozens of people mill about, some of them are journalists wielding cameras, others relatives or friends come to pay their respects, and still others just passing by to witness the comings and goings, to see a human tragedy playing out before their eyes.
Shabaz [...]

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 [...]