There’s a whole bookshelf of new books on cities
Posted on July 20, 2021
/ TAKE UP ONE IDEA Not too long ago, I took delivery of my copy …Read More
How did Bangladesh become the ‘miracle on the Meghna’?
Posted on July 7, 2021
/ TAKE UP ONE IDEA What have you heard about Bangladesh recently? If nothing, or …Read More
Does Norway get the right to warn or advise on Gabon’s forests in return for big bucks?
Posted on July 1, 2021
/ TAKE UP ONE IDEA If I pay you to keep something safe does that …Read More
From Jackson Browne to chants of ‘fake news’, America’s soft power remains strong
Posted on June 16, 2021
/ TAKE UP ONE IDEA As a child I was overwhelmed by the yearning evoked …Read More
Barbary wars V 2.0 against cyber-piracy?
Posted on June 9, 2021
/ TAKE UP ONE IDEA US officials say they have recovered $2.3 million – more …Read More
Turkey takes a dissident’s nephew off Kenya’s streets. Yes, May was glorious — for impunity
Posted on June 2, 2021
/ TAKE UP ONE IDEA May was a glorious month for impunity. The skies over …Read More
‘North Korea in the heart of Europe’?
Posted on May 26, 2021
/ TAKE UP ONE IDEA Two statements sum up the implications of the weekend’s dramatic …Read More
The decline and fall of the Roman empire was a spur…to progress
Posted on May 19, 2021
/ TAKE UP ONE IDEA The West has long lamented the decline and fall of …Read More
‘Women should actively work to take up more space’
Posted on May 12, 2021
/ TAKE UP ONE IDEA The other day I heard bestselling American crime writer Sara …Read More
Look who’s at the head of the digital currency line-up
Posted on May 5, 2021
/ TAKE UP ONE IDEA Britain is arriving fairly late to the digital currency party. …Read More
Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK