Sunday, May 8, 2011

Our theory trumps your practice

In a comment on Cafe Pyala, Ali wrote:'s something to ponder. Pre-47 assumptions about Hindu dominance were not the reason behind the philosophical conception of Pakistan. Pakistan was an evolution of the United India movement, which was simply a more universal form of the Islamic awakening described by Iqbal.

Why we're nowhere close to that vision of a near utopian paradise is our own fault. That India is nowhere close to that utopian vision, is why we parted ways in the first place.

We'll get it back though...after a bit of a struggle of course.
The highlighted sentences are exactly the attitude that is driving Pakistan down the drain.

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