Farahnaz Ispahani’s Interview on NPR: The Stakes For Pakistan Prime Minister’s D.C. Trip

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Farahnaz Ispahani, who served in Pakistan's Parliament, about Prime Minister Imran Khan's upcoming White House visit. The Stakes For Pakistan Prime Minister's D.C. Trip, Farahnaz Ispahani's interview Tomorrow, President Trump will welcome Pakistani Prime Minister Imran…

Don’t Give Jihadi Brides Victimhood Status. Try Them by By Nina Shea & Farahnaz Ispahani

As the Islamic State caliphate’s last redoubt of Baghouz falls to U.S. allied forces, more than 50,000 women and children have recently streamed into camps run by Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria. Among them is a 24-year-old Hoda Muthana, a…

Does Panchsila work in today’s Indonesia? by Farahnaz Ispahani

Following your own religious beliefs shouldn’t be a crime, but in Indonesia, new technologies are helping authorities identify and potentially prosecute religious minorities who follow “deviant teachings.” Author Farahnaz Ispahani Indonesian English language media and Human Rights Watch have expressed…