I’m a little surprised this video never went viral. It’s a compelling interview between Veena Malik, a beautiful Pakistani celebrity; a boorish, chauvinist Pakistani cleric; and a talk show host, who basically sets Malik up for public humiliation and shaming.
When a young Muslim woman’s reputation is impugned in the name of Islam in a country like Pakistan, the consequences can be severe. In the video, we witness Malik’s reactions rapidly change as she becomes aware of her situation. Instead of cowering, she fights back and turns the tables on the two snakes who sought to publicly shame her.
The battle for the heart and soul of Islam in a seven minute clip: