Should Media Be Regulated & Controlled?

There is a historical debate surrounding the question whether or not should media be controlled and regulated by the government or should there rather be complete freedom? First of all, it is essential to define what media is. Media is means of mass communication through technologies like television, radio or newspaper. Theoretically, and from a... Continue Reading →

Honor killing: Is it justifiable?

“Qandeel Baloch murdered in Multan for honor” (Gabol et al). The news about putting Qandeel Baloch forcefully to eternal sleep by her brother and family was aired on television with the reason given by her brother that girls are born to stay at home. He also said that she brought dishonor to the name of... Continue Reading →

Student Depression and Anxiety

The 21st century has seen the most rapid increase in development such as transportation, telecommunication, automobiles, refrigerators and many other forms of technology. It has made our lives not just easier but sufficiently tolerable, however in tandem with this development came the physical and intangible difficulties such as poverty, inflation, anxiety, depression, health issues, and... Continue Reading →

Marital Rape; A Taboo

It’s the social stigma of a Pakistani society that when a man marries a woman the first thing that comes to his mind is that he is now the proprietor of that lady to which he is married. He believes that now he becomes the owner of each and everybody portion of his significant and... Continue Reading →

What Causes An Increase In Divorce Rate?

Societies are considered only the habitat of humankind. But in reality, these are the boundaries in which people not only live but interact with each other. Consequently, several kinds of relationships develop between them. “Relationships are the cement in the structure of society. By a study of relationships, one can orientate man's place in society... Continue Reading →

Why Do We Help Others In Our Society?

Prosocial behavior is basically voluntary helping behavior that is displayed without any wish or perspective of return, the main reason behind this is to evoke the sense of help as a whole in the society. Some of the main prosocial behaviors include helping, sharing, donating and other voluntary practices that help in improving the society. The... Continue Reading →

Impossibility Of Unconditional Love

What exactly is love? Is it blind trust and loyalty? Is it helping each other out in times of need? Is it giving everything and not wanting anything in return? Is it accepting others for who they are, and not what you want them to be? Is it something that should always be perfect like... Continue Reading →

Critique On “Why Competition” By Alfie Kohn

Link to The Original Article The essay "Why competition" is Alfie Kohn's famous publication that appeared in "The Humanist" during the year 1980. Kohn's writing is a part of extensive literature that is already found shedding light on both the pros and cons of competition owing to its undeniable relevance in our lives. Whether it's... Continue Reading →

What Is Life About?

Every person’s life is constituted of two major things; the good times and the bad times a person goes through. When talking about the ups and downs, it is important not to forget the golden opportunities as well as the difficulties one faces. However, the way a person handles these things depend largely on his... Continue Reading →

Child Labor In Developing Countries

Child labor is a grave issue facing the entire world. An estimated 168 million children aged 5–17 worldwide, were involved in child labor in 2013 (Khakshour et al. ).As economies and firms stay locked in a cut-throat battle to achieve success and maximize profits, innocent children are coerced to pay the price.Why? These innocent souls... Continue Reading →

Agenda of IMF and East Asia Crisis

IMF was created on some market failure basis. Keynes, the founder of IMF was afraid that market if left alone, may destroy people and make them unemployed. He pointed out the market failures and possible problems and gave IMF as a solution. He proposed an agenda that IMF can help the matters by pressurizing the... Continue Reading →

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