Aug 19, 2004

PAL-C for Political Activism Now or Never

By: Pervaiz Lodhie

Is the McCarthy era coming back? This time not against communism but against Muslims and especially against Pakistanis and Pakistani Americans. I was angered and deeply disturbed as an immigrant American, as a Pakistani American, and as a human being when I saw the images of Kamran Akhtar on every American news media channel on August 11, 2004.