Solidarity with Pashtun Tahafuz Movement

Girls at Dhabas condemns the unlawful arrest of PTM activists by the Punjab police as a direct infringement of their right to freedom of association, and demand their immediate release.

A riposte the cigarette police

Today, you’re smoking casually in public around other men smoking casually in public, tomorrow you’re going to say you don’t want to get married, some years later you might even say ‘no’ to a man.

The Impossible Tightrope

By Shazaf Fatima Haider

When it comes to harassment, women walk an impossible tight-rope, but there is no safety net, and they will fall.

dhaba journal: mom @ dhaba

when i initially started lingering on the streets a bit more than girls are supposed to, i’d lie to my mom.

journal entry: blending in

Somedays the prospect of spending another hour sitting inside staring at a laptop is enough to make me cry and today was one of those days. So I decided to step out and search for a cup of chai. Today as I walk out and am greeted by the usual – stares, some smirking and…

From Karachi to San Diego – Women’s March

Walking in solidarity with women and marginalized groups in America and globally! Marching is one small way to show our dissatisfaction and disinterest in normalizing misogyny, homophobia, racism, abuse, ableism, islamophobia, America’s tragic foreign policy and war but it is by no means the end of the conversation. There needs to be long term commitment…