February 10, 2014

Pakistan's fractured unity

What is driving the ongoing violence and prejudice against the country's minorities?

Pakistani Christians, who lost a grandmother and two grandchildren in twin suicide bombings that targeted the All Saints Church, attend their funeral in Peshawar, Pakistan, 24 September 2013. (EPA/ARSHAD ARBAB)

In this episode of The Stream, we speak to:

Khalil Tahir Sindhu 
Minister of Human Rights and Minority Affairs in Punjab

Qasim Rashid @MuslimIQ 
Author, "The Wrong Kind of Muslim"

Ali Dayan Hasan @AliDayan
Pakistan Director, Human Rights Watch

Saleem Javed @msaleemjaved 
Human rights activist

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