Other than promoting the following of the pristine message of Islam as brought by the Prophet(pbuh), Mr. Zaid has absolutely no affiliations with any political, sectarian or religious group or party.
Throughout his life of jihad, self-development and learning, the issues of Islamic renaissance andthe resurgence of Pakistan as a prosperous and strong Muslim country have been the personalpassion of Mr. Zaid. The creation of BrassTacks Think-Tank is a culmination of his lifelong effortsand aspirations.The mission of Brasstacks Think-Tank is exactly what the mission of Mr. Zaid himself has alwaysbeen: to strive for the establishment of a stronger Pakistan by creating awareness and impartingeducation on issues of strategic national importance, and providing guidance to the people onhow to develop a comprehensive strategy for safeguarding our national interests and ideologicalfrontiers. You can learn more about BrassTacks on our About Us page.BrassTacks is a private venture of Mr. Zaid, and some close like-minded friends who all share thecommon cause of commitment and patriotism towards Pakistan. BrassTacks accepts no fundingfrom any outward source, and is not affiliated with any political party or institution. However,BrassTacks maintains a friendly and advisory role towards key institutions of Pakistan includingthe Government of Pakistan, the Foreign Office, Pakistan Army, and embassies of friendly Islamiccountries.BrassTacks Think-Tank has attracted a lot of talent from the youth of Pakistan, and is alreadyplaying a pivotal role in shaping the future of Pakistan’s domestic and foreign policies.Mr. Zaid welcomes all of you to join hands with BrassTacks and play your role in IslamicRenaissance and Muslim Unity through the agency of this God-gifted country of Pakistan.
In the words of Zaid Hamid sahib, the founder of BrassTacks, "
Our organization isPakistan, our identity is Islam, and our constitution is the quran
". We represent nothingother than this. Our mission is to revive our pristine religious values, and helping createawareness among the people so they can understand the finer, subtle truths of our Islamicwisdom in relation to our current situation. Specifically, some of the salient points relatedto our mission are as follows:
1. Strengthen the people's belief in Pakistan. Promote the study of our history and the thoughtsand speeches of Allama Iqbal and Qaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. Familiarize the peoplewith the Pakistan ideology, rekindle the spirit of patriotism, and counter and dispel any falsepropaganda against Pakistan.2. Publish literature and video programs to educate the general public and government officialson key issues of national security, thus empowering them with the knowledge to take correctpolicy decisions.3. Expose and suggest counter measures against the conspiracies of foreign agencies which areactively working to destabilize and divide us.