How shall we describe American pluralism in a time when divisions command the headlines and accusations of “White nationalism” and “anti-free-speech” fly in the face of epluribus unum?
Only yesterday (October 30), as reported by The Indian Express, in one of India’s most-watched trials pertaining to religious intolerance, the judge made a very serious observation.
In a pluralistic society, power is dispersed, and mutual consent is the order of the day
Catalonia’s parliament passed a motion to declare independence from Spain after a tense debate that resulted in some opposition politicians leaving the chamber in protest.
In Pakistan, Gibar state of tajiks territory was consisted of Bajaur, Mohmand, Khyber, Kurram, Dir, Chitral, Balor (Gilgit), Kohistan, Swat, Buner, Malakand and the Peshawar Valley districts to the north of River Kabul and west of the Indus (Peshawar, Charsadda, Mardan, Swabi ) – together with Hazara District across the Indus. The regions of the Gibar State located in Afghanistan, in and to the west of the Suleiman Mountains – Kabul, Kapisa, Laghman, Kunar, Badakhshan, Ningarhar and Logar (now all Afghan provinces) besides Khyber and Kurram – had later broken away mostly under other separate Gibari princes by the time that area was invaded by Emir Timur (Tamerlane).
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Human rights activist Shadhan Purakayastha from Shilchar told Prothom Alo over cell phone, “The condition of Bengalis in Assam is worse than the Rohingyas. The Rohingyas are able to flee and take shelter as refugees