Tuesday, December 12, 2017

مارٹن لوتھر کنگ اور امن کا خواب

Dr. Khalid Sohail writes a short biography of Martin Luther King, a charismatic civil rights leader who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks.

In Search of Wisdom (Confucius)

Dr. Khalid Sohail and Dr. Baland Iqbal invite you to join them in their search of enlightenment and wisdom to better understand self, truth and the world.

کانچ کی گڑیا، پتھر کی دنیا

عائشہ راٹھور بتاتی ہیں کہ کس طرح ایک رجعت پسند معاشرے میں خواتین کو اپنی آرزوؤں کو کچلتے ہوئے گویا کسی کانچ کی گڑیا کی طرح پتھر کی دنیا میں جینا پڑتا ہے۔

4 Reasons Why Some People Are More Successful Than Others

Anum Iqbal explains some of the prominent habits that differentiate successful people from non-successful ones.

How Did Life On Earth Begin?

Dr. Bruce Damer, a Canadian-American multi disciplinary scientist, designer, and author speaks at QAU about how did life on earth begin.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

➡️ Confirmation of EACPE Video Contest slot at Karachi Literature Festival 2018:  Saturday, February 10, 2018. 2:15pm – 3:15pm
➡️ Judges for this year's competition have been finalized. Names and details on the contest page.

JOHN SCALES AVERY

Please join us in welcoming Prof. John S. Avery as fellow board member of the Eqbal Ahmed Centre for Public Education. 
 
John is an accomplished theoretical chemist who also has a long history of working on causes of peace, economic equality, and helping us think of what a better world could look like. He is the author of many books, both on scientific and social-political issues.
Click here to visit repository for his writings. Also, find a few of his latest books below. We thank him for giving us permission to reproduce it for EACPE.

We Need Their Voices Today!

This book by John Scales Avery is a collection of biographical sketches showing people whose wise voices from the past can help to guide us today.

Ethics and Evolution

In his latest book, John Scales Avery discusses religious opposition to the Darwinian picture of evolution.

Collected Essays (Part IV)

This book contains a collection of essays by John Scales Avery published in the alternative media during 2015.

POPULAR POSTS

Teenagers should ask these questions to themselves before it’s too late

Asking yourself few simple questions, that may appear easy but are actually hard to answer, will help you in choosing your path.

عورت کو با اختیار بنائیں

کسی بھی صحت مند معاشرے کے قیام اور ایک بہتر مسقتبل کے لئے خواتین کو با اختیار بنانا ضروری ہے۔

زبان اور علم

انگریزی پر مہارت سے کسی کی علمی قابلیت کا اندازہ لگانا درست عمل نہیں۔ اس کی بجائے خرد افروزی اور تحقیق کے جذبے کو پرکھنے کی ضرورت ہے۔

EDITOR'S PICKS

Space-Age Science and Stone-Age Politics

Looking beneath the surface of today’s news stories, we can discern an explosive mixture Space-Age Science and Stone-Age Politics.

Living with the Bomb

John Polanyi, Nobel Laureate and EACPE board member, says threats of Armageddon won't keep the peace.

Science ka Adda | Episode 15: A Mysterious Star

Alien technology? No - well probably not! Nevertheless, "Tabby's Star" is currently one of the most mysterious stars in the universe.

Charlatans in a Science Illiterate Society

Dubious scientific discovery claims and their unquestioned acceptance by public speak volumes about the poor state-of-affairs of science literacy.

Pakistan’s Untouchables: The Christian Sweeper Community

The social, racial discrimination, violence and persecution faced by Christian communities of Lahore.

Master Ayub’s Park School in Pakistan

For 30 years, Master Ayub has been quietly working to give children from Islamabad's slums an education & a better chance at life.

FEATURED WRITINGS

کانچ کی گڑیا، پتھر کی دنیا

عائشہ راٹھور بتاتی ہیں کہ کس طرح ایک رجعت پسند معاشرے میں خواتین کو اپنی آرزوؤں کو کچلتے ہوئے گویا کسی کانچ کی گڑیا کی طرح پتھر کی دنیا میں جینا پڑتا ہے۔

4 Reasons Why Some People Are More Successful Than Others

Anum Iqbal explains some of the prominent habits that differentiate successful people from non-successful ones.

Why You Should Set Your Priorities

Wardah Noor discusses how good things happen when you get your priorities straight.