Religion: In Pakistan, the official religion is Muslim. 97% of Pakistanis are Muslim, and within Islam, the two groups are Shi’a (20%) and Sunni (77%). The other 3% of people are other religions, commonly either Christian or Hindu.
The Kalash live on the fringes of northern Pakistan, the only ones in the region not following Islam. Their genetic make-up is so pure and distinct, that they are unlike other human races, thanks to their evolving DNA and rare alleles. Few look as Caucasian as this girl, but their gene pool creates great variation.
moderates. We're seeing the emergence of a global clash of victimhoods. This is extremely dangerous. The first casualties in such a clash are the moderates on both sides, and the advocates of tolerance. They are denounced as traitors. In Pakistan, if they’re Muslims, they’re liable to be murdered too. This makes it all the more important for the rest of us to support them in every way we can. The real divide here is not between religions but within them.