We have become accustomed to certain ways of seeing and speaking about the world. The Pakistani liberal – a caste that has been educated and nurtured on Western educational, political and cultural ideologies absorbed during years abroad at college, or careers, and through popular Western visual and literary media (fiction, non-fiction books), offers a particularly […]
Category Archives: Pakistan Justice Project Essays
Mother of Executed Juvenile Prisoner Shafqat Hussain
You can learn more about Shafqat Hussain’s case here.
Iqbal Bano – Mother of Death Row Prisoner Khizar Hayat
I have no money. I can’t even afford to pay for a rickshaw to go see him. So I collect money from relatives and friends and go see him every two weeks. Every time I go I do not know what state I will find him in. He is no longer aware or present. When […]
Short Documentary Film – #1 – Death Row Prisoner Khizar Hayat
The first of four short documentary films I shot last Fall are finally being released for public viewing. You can read more about Khizar Kayat and his case here. Produced in collaboration with the researchers at Justice Project Pakistan (JPP), and the editors and designers at New Media Advocacy Project (N-MAP) in New York, these […]