Daily Archives: May 11, 2013

Appy Agriculture

Originally posted on ECO-opia:
By Joel Macharia John Mwangi stands in his wooden shed counting bags of maize neatly bundled in burlap. The 90kg bags sit on slats raised two feet off the earthen floor, protecting the maize from damp…

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The Political Parties of Pakistan: Saim Saeed

Originally posted on KAFILA – 12 YEARS OF A COMMON JOURNEY:
A Pakistani soldier loads ballot boxes into a van in Rawalpindi. Authorities hope the app, combined with a fully revised voter list and an unprecedented level of public scrutiny, will…

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Mazloom hasraton ke sahaaron ka sath dou!

Originally posted on aeybeesvirtualife:
I couldn’t find anything better than this piece of Jaun (the legendary poet) to share on this event of Elections 2013. Vote and vote sensibly.

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The Problem of Choice

Originally posted on Wajiha Hyder:
There’s a line in Tim Burton’s 2010 film adaptation of Alice in Wonderland that very aptly describes the nature of my complicated relationship with this country I call home, “There is a place. Like no place on…

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