Sabeen Mahmud


Sabeen Mahmud born Karachi, Pakistan April 20, 1975 (d. 2015). Pakistani peacemaker and “tech geek.” Founded The Second Floor café (T2F), a community space for social change, 2007. Assassinated after hosting a seminar at T2F, 2015.


I stand up for what I believe in. But I can’t fight guns. I know that much, and nothing is worth dying for. You have to live for these causes.” (Karima Bennoune interview, April 25, 2015; photo