Author Archive: Ahmed Naqvi

Hey! I'm the founder of this student-service project. A sophomore at LUMS. An aficionado Anthropologist at heart. CEO of a Child Labor NGO. Adrenaline Junkie. Photographer. An experimental scribbler. Freelancer. Hardcore wanderer. You'll mostly see me writing about the contemporary issues.

Critique On “Being A Burden To Being Beneficial”- Irish Poor Children

Poor

Link to Original Article A Modest Proposal for Preventing the Children of Poor People in Ireland, From Being a Burden on Their Parents or Country, and for Making Them Beneficial to the Public (1729) Jonathan Swift, best known for writing…
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Pablo Escobar: Psychological Profiling & Ethical Issues

Pablo, drugs

Pablo is one of the best drug lords the world will ever know. He transformed the meaning of the drug lord and change everything about the world of narcotics. He is the true example of power and chaos all in…
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Social Media as a News Source: The Emergence

Source, media

Social media has emerged at an exponential rate as young people`s main source of news as it has been helpful in providing them richer dimensions of current affairs. Although, there are concerns and insecurities regarding the use of social media…
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Universities Should Prepare Students For The Workforce

Schools prepare students for colleges and universities which further groom them for the practical world. Just as the primary task of students to study in a university is to have a decent job, the same way the task of a…
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Critique on Kanhaiya Kumar’s speech

Kanhaiya

Link to the original article Kanhaiya Kumar, the former president of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Federation and chief of All India Student Federation, delivered a galvanizing and provocative speech on March 4, 2016 at Jawaharlal Nehru University campus after getting…
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Congress Ministries And The Ideology Of Pakistan

Congress, ministries

Introduction: After the elections of 1937, Congress won the majority of the seats and held power, directly or indirectly, in nine out of eleven provinces. While Muslim league was unable to gain control of a single province. The question now…
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Critique on, “What Are Pakistani College Students All About?” by Howard Schweber

students, LUMS, Pakistani

Link to the original article The article, “What Are Pakistani College Students All About?” has been written by Howard Schweber. This article appeared first in The Friday Times, Lahore in 2010 .The author wrote this article after his teaching experience at Lahore…
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Critique on “Noor Jehan” by Saadat Hassan Manto

Noor Jahan

Link to the Original Article This text is a translation of ‘Noor Jahan’ from Manto-Nama written by Saadat Hassan Manto. Manto is an Indo-Pak novelist and short story writer, notorious for deviating from conventional writing style and being one of…
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Power Does Not Corrupts Absolutely

Power, absolute, corrupts

Power corrupts, absolute power corrupts absolutely? Absolutely not. In the words of German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche, the concept of a powerful entity revolves around the “domination of other humans as much as the exercise of control over one’s environment”. To…
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