Slutty vegans in the land of big beef

by Rashmee

Posted on June 7, 2023


Last month, Texas took veganism to a new high. That’s a remarkable statement for a …

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Reclaiming the streets from the ‘horseless carriage’ Benz built

by Rashmee

Posted on March 8, 2023


The notion that the car enhances our lives is being severely tested in the rich …

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Seeing the back of the Automobile Age

by Rashmee

Posted on March 7, 2023


Can this really be true? That young people in the global north are falling out …

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New tales of the South Pacific: Vanuatu’s fight for climate justice

by Rashmee

Posted on February 22, 2023


At one time, the words “South Pacific” were synonymous with the Rodgers and Hammerstein hit …

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One of the most accessible climate data maps possible just popped into my inbox

by Rashmee

Posted on February 20, 2023


Steven Bernard, the Financial Times’ (FT) Senior Visual Journalist, recently created one of the most …

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Light starts to dim on the oldie goldies’ era of American politics

by Rashmee

Posted on January 8, 2023


The election of 57-year-old Kevin McCarthy as speaker of the US House of Representatives returns …

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Britain’s failing ARC, the Aid and Reconstruction Complex

by Rashmee

Posted on November 27, 2022


The other day I came across an interesting statistic. Britain, it seems, missed the September …

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Liz Truss’s government spews hate about everyone, including tofu-eating people like me

by Rashmee

Posted on October 19, 2022


Now that a climate action group, Just Stop Oil, has been making headlines by blocking …

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Climate action is now officially on India’s mind

by Rashmee

Posted on September 2, 2022


Parts of New Delhi bear graffiti that’s clearly officially approved. “Net zero,” it reads, a …

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Vanuatu: life in the world’s most climate-endangered country

by Rashmee

Posted on July 5, 2022 / open Democracy


The tiny island nation of Vanuatu, 1,800 kilometres east of Australia, is at the front …

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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