Too poor for the capital: forced evictions from Islamabad’s slums

[Originally published on Asia Development Dialogue] In July 2015, images of police dragging women out of their homes in slums of Islamabad – the posh capital of Pakistan – divided Pakistanis privileged enough to have a voice on social and mainstream media. Some sympathised with the poor who were being forcefully evicted from their homes,… Read More Too poor for the capital: forced evictions from Islamabad’s slums