Nov 14, 2019
Tyne Cot Cemetary in the Ypres Salient on the Western Front. Image: Thomas Quine/Flickr

Lest we forget, remembering war

Shama Naqushbandi
Remembrance poses uncomfortable questions with no easy answers. Do we treat war as an aberration in human history, or as the darker shadows of our better spirits that we need to continuously counter?
Sep 4, 2019
Kashmir Security Patrol. Image: La Priz/Flickr

Kashmir under siege from Indian government

Asia Pacific Currents
The recent crackdown in Kashmir will have far-reaching consequences and are more related to India's internal politics than its rivalry with Pakistan.
Aug 16, 2019
Reflection on Dal Lake. Image: McKay Savage/Wikimedia Commons

To Kashmir, the country without a post office, with love

Shama Naqushbandi
While the move taken over the last week to forcibly impose Central Indian rule under complete blackout may seem like the beginning of an end, in truth, Kashmiris have been here many times before.
Nov 3, 2011

Independent U.S. broadcaster deported from India

Alternative Radio founder David Barsamian has been visiting India for more than 40 years but when he got off a plane in New Delhi in September, he never made it past the airport.

Lecture: Mangoes on Fabric with Sartaj Kaur

May 19, 2010
Textile Museum of Canada
55 Centre Avenue @ University Avenue and Dundas Street
M5G 2H5 Toronto
43° 39' 17.3736" N, 79° 23' 13.2072" W
Sartaj Kaur will give a talk on the unique textile art of Kashmir.
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