How an Alabama newspaper front page became a memorial

by Rashmee

Posted on April 30, 2018


  When the installation formally known as the National Memorial for Peace and Justice opened …

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Another lens to view Syria: its merchants

by Rashmee

Posted on April 29, 2018 / The Arab Weekly


Towards the end of her book “The Merchant of Syria: A History of Survival,” British …

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North Korea’s Mr Kim has a new foreign policy. Now he needs a new hairstyle

by Rashmee

Posted on April 28, 2018


In the past two months, North Korea’s dictator Kim Jong Un has acquired a global …

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The Potato Rosti summit. With a side order of #Byungjin

by Rashmee

Posted on April 27, 2018


  At the end of it all, it is the potato rosti said a great …

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Make this planet great again. Diplomacy, Macron style

by Rashmee

Posted on April 26, 2018


Is Donald Trump still talking to Emmanuel Macron? By all accounts, he hasn’t been tweeting …

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Has the ‘delete Facebook’ campaign had effect? Not so you would notice

by Rashmee

Posted on April 25, 2018


Facebook reports quarterly earnings today, the first reckoning-up since an enormous crisis of trust engulfed …

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The summit of the two Koreas is the first act in a two-part play

by Rashmee

Posted on April 24, 2018 / The National


Much of the world views Friday’s inter-Korean summit as a warm-up act for the main …

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‘Saudi First’ is changing the contours of West Asia

by Rashmee

Posted on April 23, 2018 / Hindustan Times


Can nationalism ever be a good thing? It depends. The lack of response by Arab …

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A ‘snowflake’ strategy for Syria

by Rashmee

Posted on April 22, 2018 / The Arab Weekly


Since the April 14 strikes on Syria by the United States, United Kingdom and France, …

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Is it true the con man is a very American creature?

by Rashmee

Posted on April 21, 2018


This is not meant to be about politics, more specifically the politics of America today, …

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK