Browsing Tag

power

It’s Not Patriarchy

I have been reading a lot about women being abused and I believe and have witnessed the abuse women go through. It's all around me; it's the way our society has been molded through time. When we talk about abuse it includes emotional,…

Are Educated Women Really Empowered?

Look deep into my injured soul, a voice of helpless puppet with best degrees accomplished from a top university, a crown of success at her head, a victim of domestic violence. But she can’t demand a divorce because her parents clearly…

Living In a Status Quo

Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in’ ― Ronald Reagan When we observe, evaluate and analyze Pakistani society, it becomes evident that majority of Pakistanis are living in status quo. The status quo which I am talking about…

Emotional Abuse

I have spent my whole life in PAKISTAN, it would be better to say in Karachi. Apart from a few visits to Punjab I haven't set foot outside my beloved (yes even when it has no water, light, gas, petrol, roads, not much entertainment)…