Tag Archive for Extremism

Journalists, politicians and intellectuals stand with the organizers of Aurat March

Over 1000 journalists, politicians, academics, intellectuals and activists have expressed solidarity with the organisers of Aurat March and have condemned the smear campaign by extremists. They condemned concoction of facts to unjustly implicate women leaders in false cases by committing themselves blasphemy. The political leaders include Aftab Sherpao, Nafeesa Shah, PPP, Farhatullah Babar, PPP, Pervaiz…

AWP condemns false allegations, smear campaign against AAM organisers

Press Release The Awami Workers Party (AWP) condemns in the strongest possible terms the levelling of patently false allegations by right-wing extremist groups and their associated troll armies against the organisers of the Aurat Azadi March (AAM) which took place in many Pakistani cities on 8th March. These allegations, and the clear incitement to violence…

AWP expresses solidarity with Ali Wazir on his cousin’s death

Press Release The Awami Workers Party (AWP) expresses grief over the death of Arif Wazir, cousin of MNA Ali Wazir after a targeted gun attack in Wana. Arif Wazir was shot by “unknown” gunmen in the head and neck. He was shifted to PMIS in Islamabad on Thursday. But he died after multiple surgeries at…