Anwar Maqsood’s offensive satire on Sindhis causes online outrage

By Rahul Aijaz

Excerpt: …. TV personality and politician Mahtab Akbar Rashdi criticised the timing of the video’s release. “Maqsood is an intellectual satirist and has a way of looking at things. But now at this juncture we are getting sensitive about so many things, about culture, language, etc and we are intolerant about so many things, and taking everything personally. In this scenario, releasing this video shows insensitivity,” she said. “People are taking it seriously and Maqsood should know that people are sensitive about certain things regarding the land of Sindh. It’s not intolerance but because of love for their land. Sindhis can’t compromise about anyone talking about Sindh. When it comes to their culture, land and water, there is no compromise.” …

Read more >> The Express Tribune
https://tribune.com.pk/story/1693045/4-anwar-maqsoods-offensive-satire-sindhis-causes-online-outrage/

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