I was born and raised in Pakistan. My family belonged to the Ahmadiyya sect of Islam, whom the constitution of Pakistan declares as Non-Muslims and criminalizes any sort of religious practices of the Ahmadi Muslims. Under the consequences of that law, any Ahmadi Muslim can go to jail for three years just by saying As-salāmu ʿalaykum, which is … Continue reading I am 26 But I’ll Vote for the first time in my life this November
The state sponsored persecution on Ahmadis in Pakistan continues after PEMRA (Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority), a state-owned institution regulating the establishment and operation of all private broadcast media and distribution services in Pakistan, has banned a show hosted by Hamza Ali Abbasi for speaking in favor of a frequently persecuted Ahmadiyya community. The action by PEMRA came a … Continue reading Pakistani State Don’t Want Any Discussion Regarding Ahmadiyya Persecution On TV
The Canadian contingent of a Muslim sect that promotes peace and morality celebrated 50 years of being in this country on Sunday. Thousands converged on Nathan Phillips Square to mark the 50th anniversary of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Canada, an international Islamic revival movement founded on the belief that their messiah came in the form of … Continue reading 50th anniversary of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Canada
November, 27, 2015 — It was pitch dark at 2:30am in the morning. The only sounds that Imran* could hear were coming from the factory that was set ablaze a kilometer away, and the slogans against Imran and the rest of the Ahmadi community in Jehlum. I was almost whispering, convincing my fellow Ahmadis to … Continue reading “The Mob Wanted to Lynch Them” | VOICES
Last Sunday, on a 210-acre farm in this lush hamlet some 65 miles southwest of London, more than 35,000 Muslims from 96 countries gathered to pledge their allegiance to a 107-year-old worldwide caliphate. Millions from around the globe joined the ceremony live via satellite television. Their vow? To uphold the oneness of God, bear witness in the … Continue reading Thousands Of Muslims Gather In England To Pledge To An Islamic Caliphate – In The Name Of Peace
The following excerpts beg comments from all those who have been or are now occupying the power seats of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. From Mohammad Ali Jinnah's presidential address at the All-India Muslim League session in Delhi in April 1943: “The minorities are entitled to get a definite assurance or to ask: 'Where do … Continue reading Is Pakistan’s still a Jinnah’s Pakistan?