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By Nafisa Hoodbhoy

‘Aboard the Democracy Train’ is ready politics and journalism in Pakistan. it's a gripping front-line account of the country’s decade of turbulent democracy (1988-1999), as informed throughout the eyes of the one girl reporter operating in the course of the Zia period at ‘Dawn’, Pakistan’s prime English language newspaper. during this quantity, the writer finds her special studies and assurance of ethnic violence, women’s rights and media freedoms. The narrative offers an perception into the politics of the Pak-Afghan sector within the put up September 11 period, and exposes how the absence of rule of legislation claimed the lifetime of its in simple terms lady leading minister.

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