Ambreen Ejaz

@proudpakistanii

stuck in this time and space with my dangerous thoughts

Influence Score 107
Train to Busan: Just Another Zombie Movie or Worth a Watch?

Train to Busan: Just Another Zombie Movie or Worth a Watch?

Yesterday I was going through Netflix's movies listed in the horror genre to find something good on my niece's request. We came across Train to Busan. Both of us had heard of the movie before, so,..

Planning a Summer Getaway? Here are the Best Places to Visit in Pakistan

Planning a Summer Getaway? Here are the Best Places to Visit in Pakistan

Eid is over but the holidays aren't. Kids have almost three months of vacations and they are demanding their parents to take them somewhere. After all, they want to have something to tell their fri..

Chernobyl Incident - Is the World Going to End Because of a Nuclear Disaster?

Chernobyl Incident - Is the World Going to End Because of a Nuclear Disaster?

It has been 33 years since that fateful day when an accident in the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant's No. nuclear reactor left 54 people dead as a result of Acute Radiation Syndrome. Situated in the..

What if She Doesn't Like Jhumkay? The Perfect Eid Gifts for Women!

What if She Doesn't Like Jhumkay? The Perfect Eid Gifts for Women!

You must be living under a rock if you haven't seen the word jhumkay or pictures of a few pair online during the past couple of weeks. Women expressed their love for this piece of jewelry and start..

Why Are Women So Angry?

Why Are Women So Angry?

Sure, for a long time women weren't allowed to vote. But they eventually got the rights they deserved as human beings. Women of color had to wait a bit longer for that too because in this world, yo..

Understanding OCD and Turtles All the Way Down

Understanding OCD and Turtles All the Way Down

The internet is a wild place where people say anything they want without giving it much thought. I can't remember the number of times I have seen the phrase "this satisfied my OCD" on the internet...

Representation Matters, But of What Kind?

Representation Matters, But of What Kind?

Every time a person of color or woman gets cast in a Hollywood movie or a big network's TV show, we celebrate the representation. Representation is necessary for sure. When we grow up watching whit..

The Right Way to Spend Ramadan

The Right Way to Spend Ramadan

Ramadan in Pakistan is incomplete without pakoras but for some people, it is also incomplete without social media. People share funny Ramadan stories on Twitter, discuss their sehri and iftari rout..

Why Child Marriages Need to Stop

Why Child Marriages Need to Stop

You may have heard of the recent discussion about child marriages in the National Assembly. The Child Marriage Restraint (Amendment) Bill, 2018, was passed by Senate on last Monday. It proposed tha..

The Things Men Get Away With

The Things Men Get Away With

By now, everybody knows about the harassment accusations against Ali Zafar. Some have taken sides as if it is a regular dispute between two celebrities and not about the rights of women. Some think..

The Losing Battle Against Mental Illness

The Losing Battle Against Mental Illness

For centuries the world did not consider mental illnesses real. Some patients were treated by priests, claiming they are possessed by demons. Some had to face torture in the so-called mental asylum..

Political Correctness, Are We Overdoing It?

Political Correctness, Are We Overdoing It?

We have been through the Stone Age, not only physically but also mentally. Our mentality stayed in the Dark Ages for a long time. We abused our women, discriminated against the minorities, killed t..

Keeping Children in the Dark

Keeping Children in the Dark

It is natural to want to protect your children from harm but keeping your kids in the dark is a totally different thing. Every time there is a mention of rape or sexual abuse, people cover their ch..

Women As the Symbol of Revolution

Women As the Symbol of Revolution

If there is any group of people who understand oppression better than anyone else it is women. As soon as girls learn to walk and talk, their parents and society start telling them what they can an..

The Twitter Trend We Need to Let Go Of

The Twitter Trend We Need to Let Go Of

Wanting to express your opinion is a very human thing. And it is a basic human right: freedom of expression. All of us remember when News Channels opened in Pakistan like flowers in Spring. News wa..

Wind River and Why We Need to Talk About it

Wind River and Why We Need to Talk About it

Women are the oppressed gender on this planet and if you don't agree with this statement then maybe it is time you go and educate yourself a little bit. Almost every woman has experienced harassmen..

Delhi Crime and the Monsters Among Us

Delhi Crime and the Monsters Among Us

A few days ago I watched Delhi Crime, a Netflix original TV show based on the 2012 <a data-mce-href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2012_Delhi_gang_rape" href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2012_Del..