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Activist tries to rally Pakistani Americans to demand a more liberal Pakistan
Activist tries to rally Pakistani Americans to demand a more liberal Pakistan

Mohammad Jibran Nasir said it was time for him to do his part to "reclaim Pakistan" after a bombing in his native Karachi killed about 50 people in a Shiite-majority neighborhood. Nasir is Sunni. It didn't matter. Or maybe it did. "The Sunnis won't sympathize because someone is a Shiite," said Nasir as he sipped from a cup of hot tea in Claremont before a talk at Pomona College. "I mourn the fact that people are not able to mourn the loss of victims. I mourn apathy." The 2013 bombing, designed to fan sectarian violence between minority Shiite and majority Sunni Muslims, helped inspire the 28-year-old activist to kick off a six-week tour last...

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