Present-day Pakistan has miles to go before it can be safely called a civilized nation, let alone a Civilizational State like its parent, the Indus Valley Civilization.
Since Pakistan’s evolutionary process has remained stunted by repeated military coups and wars, the depth of research, experience, political continuity, and wealth necessary to reach the jump-ramp of acivilizational statenever came to be.
A civilized nation is defined as an internationally recognized geographical entity that,
This is also referred to as an advanced culture.
The Muslim Mughal Empire, Pakistan’s spiritual guide, was very close to being called a civilization, with the exception of democratic continuity – and that led to its eventual demise.
Being civilized is synonymous with civilité in French jurisprudence , meaning thereby
In Pakistan, the powerful protect themselves from the weak hordes through ridiculous laws.
Article 38 of International court of justice statutes on the principle of law recognized by civilized nations includes principles of fairness and justice like
These principles give a reasonable opportunity for justice in society to all its inhabitants, irrespective of caste, color, creed, gender, or faith – that has never happened.
None of these is truly practiced in the poor quality judicial institution of Pakistan.
“Doctrine of Necessity” is a documented clause in Pakistani jurisprudence that essentially means to bend Laws to accommodate the powerful.
A civilized nation has professionals minding their own job and the system giving them an incentive to excel in their chosen field.
Pakistani people have so many unproductive distractions that they are interested in everything, except their own assigned job.
To be civilized is to never have to use force with your population, as only political means should theoretically be enough to resolve irritants.
Pakistanis exercising their human right have been whipping, extra-judicially killed, jailed, and outright murdered by regressive groups.
Then civilized nations are invulnerable tooutside pressure, as they incubate excellence in their people to find solutions in-house.
This happens when their people have empowerment, high-quality education, skill, sufficient wealth, health, the right to choose a sexual partner, and food.
Pakistan has none of these attributes.
Civilized nations, self-correct through their institutions and seek inspiration from other civilized countries.
Pakistan elite till recently identified with Arab despotic nations.
Civilization is when the people realize that religion is a means to their personal happiness and becomes toxic when it is ritualized through the government.
Pakistani establishment doesn’t have the faintest idea of what I have just said and is deliberately exploitative through religion.
A country is civilized when its people contribute to the world’s body of knowledge through research that betters people’s lives and makes the earth more livable.
Pakistani elite doesn’t believe they need to be part of a global community, otherwise, there will be accountability – which they abhor.
The apathy towards research on society and the environment is criminal.
Liberty, Justice, Equality, and community are a close second.
Pakistan has none of the above, except maybe insular communities.
People categorize civilized countries through their end product – their people.
Pakistan is producing bigoted, untrustworthy, partially literate, frustrated, unskilled,misogynistic menwhose only purpose in life is to dominate and exploit women and others.
A “good living” has never been taught to Pakistanis.