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15 Things You're Getting Wrong About Pakistan

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14. Pakistan has a long list of homegrown feminist fighters.

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Pakistan is home to Fatima Sughra, who pulled down the Union Jack from the Punjab Civil Secretariat Building in 1947 and replaced it with the emblem of the political party fighting for freedom from British rulers in the Indian subcontinent. She was 14 at the time.

Read more about Pakistan's lesser-known feminist history here.

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