Pakistani woman photographed by Rizwan Tabassum

Winter 2007-08

Winter 2007-08 cover of Columbia Magazine, "Inside Pakistan," art by Emiliano Ponzi

The Promise of Pakistan

Fired judges, a state of emergency, suicide bombings, the return and assassination of Benazir Bhutto. The past year was among the most tumultuous in Pakistan's chaotic history. SIPA's Saeed Shafqat explains the danger — and sees hope for a democratic future.