Harvest will come – Embarrassing the diverse Pakistani heritage, Author: Iqbal Tareen, Hosted by: Indus Peoples Forum (IPF), Location: Sindh-Karachi Press Club Date: January 13, 2010
By Fareed Zakaria
Faisal Shahzad, the would-be terrorist of Times Square, seems to have followed a familiar path. Like many recruits to jihad, he was middle-class, educated, seemingly assimilated — and then something happened that radicalized him. We may never be sure what made him want to kill innocent men, women and children. But his story shares another important detail with those of many of his predecessors: a connection to Pakistan.