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Zuha Siddiqui

Zuha Siddiqui is a journalist based in Pakistan. Her work has appeared in Foreign Policy, Slate, BuzzFeed News, and other publications.

Pakistan’s Trans TikTok Stars

Trans women are trading the sidelines for the spotlight, with TikTok giving them a space to showcase their humor, talent, and joy.

Zuha Siddiqui

January 22, 2021

With No Formal Sex-Ed, Pakistanis Turn to The Internet

Myths about puberty, masturbation, and sex continue to fester in the country’s youth as schools avoid — and sometimes discourage — talking about the elephant in the room.

Zuha Siddiqui

November 17, 2020

Pakistani Women Said #MeToo — Now They're Getting Sued

Women who take to the streets and the internet to protest in Pakistan are being targeted by the very internet harassment law — PECA — that promised to protect them.

Zuha Siddiqui

October 08, 2020


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