The jailed young activist is a threat to the country's entire system of power.
The West is flooded by news of all the incessant outrages, but by looking back at history we get a better understanding of what is happening in this forsaken country of ours. Progress is never linear.
Remember Malala Yousafzai, the valiant girl who was attacked by terrorists in Pakistan last year for her education campaigns? Well, apparently, the Pakistani Taliban are quite relentless and have renewed their threats to kill her.
In her first video statement since she was shot and nearly killed by the Taliban in October over her support of girls' education, the 15-year-old Pakistani schoolgirl says she will continue the campaign that led to her being attacked.