Editor: Aslam Kakar is a former Fulbright Scholar and PhD student at the Division of Global Affairs (DGA), Rutgers University–Newark. Kakar is a voracious reader and a writer. He writes about religious extremism and human rights in Pakistan. He has contributed op–eds and blogs to the Daily Times, The Borgen Magazine and The Borgen Blog. Kakar also blogs at https://aslamkakar.com about writing.