An interesting perspective by Center for American Progress' Caroline Wadhams on the elections in Pakistan.
"Chup," meaning "Quiet" in Urdu, is an effort to override the hard-line voices of Pakistan so that "moderates" can speak out. CHUP! aims to encourage discourse and probe discussion on topics politically and socially pertinent to the country. The site will be a mix of news briefs, interviews, op-ed articles and various other forms of news and media.