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A People’s Uprising against the Taliban?

29 Nov

A Pakistani female supporter of a political party Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) shouts slogans during a protest procession against the assassination attempt by Taliban on child activist Malala Yousafzai in Karachi on October 14, 2012 (photo: AFP/Getty)

Pakistan’s Taliban have for a long time been extending their influence on society by way of intimidation, brute force and terror killings. Now, however, people seem to be ready to confront the militants, drawing from the memory of Pakistan’s liberal society in the early 70s.

A People’s Uprising against the Taliban? – Qantara.de.

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Posted by on November 29, 2012 in Pakistan

 

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