Author Archives: Faraz Talat

Faraz Talat

A world without superheroes

Encouraging a hyper-individualistic, neoliberal worldview I’ve never liked Superman, and I won’t get into arduous platitudes about this beloved comic character and our childhood memories of him. Marketed globally as a universal

Faraz Talat

PTI versus democracy

To disrespect democracy is to disrespect people There are two things Imran Khan claims to know well: cricket and democracy. Regrettably, the latter has never been demonstrated in action. The PTI leader

Faraz Talat

The act of liberalism

Not just philosophies, but political actions also So you’re a liberal. I suppose that means you care about women’s rights and believe in equal opportunities for them. It could mean that you

Faraz Talat

Understanding burqa

Veiled Muslim women don’t need the charity of your enlightened moderation Understanding Power’ is among my favourite works by perhaps the most well-known linguist in the world, Professor Noam Chomsky. Published many