Essays & Criticism

A New Kind of War is Being Legalized

Oct 2013

There's a dark side to the flurry of reports and testimony on drones. Those responsible for the crimes are being asked to define what is and is not legal.
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The Ghosts of Bagram

Sep 2013

I have spent nearly two months trying to find any evidence of Bagram's prisoners.
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No Justice in Bagram

Sep 2013

When it comes to Bagram, justice is subverted by those in power.
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میدانِ تقسیم سے نظارہ

جون ۲۰۱۳ کے آغاز میں ترکی میں کچھ ایسے واقعات رونما ہوئے جن کی وجہ سے میرا سیاست پر سے ایمان اٹھ گیا۔


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City Limits: Military Urbanism from Baghdad to Brooklyn

Aug 2013

اردو | The demonization of cities has greased the wheels of a new kind of warfare.
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How Perween Rehman Crossed Over

Aug 2013

اردو | The Orangi Pilot Project’s Perween Rehman crossed invisible boundaries that few in Karachi have been able to penetrate.
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A View from Taksim Square

Aug 2013

اردو | In the wake of Taksim, even allies succumbed to stereotypes about Turkey.
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