Liz Truss and the best of British robotic libertarianism

by Rashmee

Posted on October 11, 2022


Say the name “Liz Truss” now and the two words convey a world …

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The planned Saudi linear city revives a 19th century idea

by Rashmee

Posted on October 9, 2022


Politico’s ‘Living Cities’ edition had a fascinating piece the other day on the linear city, …

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Italy’s new PM busts a myth about ‘caring’ women leaders

by Rashmee

Posted on September 27, 2022 / The Times of India


Italy’s general election will likely result in its first woman PM. And she shows no …

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PM of the Uneasy Kingdom: Liz Truss’s boosterism won’t help a Britain that matters less globally & is crisis-hit at home

by Rashmee

Posted on September 25, 2022 / The Times of India


This remains hideously relevant despite being originally published a couple weeks ago, when Liz Truss …

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In Britain, emotion runs high and pound falls to 37-year low

by Rashmee

Posted on September 16, 2022


Much of the British media is at the races, metaphorically speaking, as it excitedly, if …

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Diversity or tokenism? How to view Liz Truss’s cabinet?

by Rashmee

Posted on September 8, 2022


Many are asking if new British prime minister Liz Truss’s new cabinet is as …

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India at 75: The hill station spirit lives on

by Rashmee

Posted on August 22, 2022


Seventy-five years of independence from Britain and surging Hindu pride haven’t liberated Indians from the …

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The ‘new world’ label is 600 years old and needs updating

by Rashmee

Posted on August 16, 2022


Say the words “new world”. What image comes to mind? The United States? Possibly Canada? …

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Women leaders and wholesome politics? Hmmm…Giorgia Meloni, Liz Truss

by Rashmee

Posted on July 30, 2022


Back to the question we considered a few days ago: Put a woman in charge …

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A woman in charge allows a country to breathe mindfully? Hmm…Liz Truss, Giorgia Meloni

by Rashmee

Posted on July 28, 2022


Having a woman in charge of a country doesn’t always mean the automatic application of …

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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