What’s wrong with Paul Bowles? What’s wrong with us?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 27, 2021


In conversation the other day with a writer who also teaches the art and craft …

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Half-a-year in, what about Joe-plomacy?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 25, 2021


/ POLITICS & AMERICA Joe Biden hasn’t been US president very long but six months …

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Space: the final frontier for the planet’s wealthiest?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 24, 2021 / open Democracy


On 20 July, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos became the second billionaire in a matter of …

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The Golden Arches theory of conflict prevention is so yesterday. Make way for B2B

by Rashmee

Posted on July 22, 2021


/ POLITICS & AMERICA Once upon a time, people actually believed in the “Golden …

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Inside the most cursed country in the world: Haiti

by Rashmee

Posted on July 18, 2021 / The New European


The murder of its president in his own home is yet another chapter in Haiti’s …

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James Carville on ‘wokeness’ and the Democrats’ ‘messaging problem’

by Rashmee

Posted on July 14, 2021


/ LANGUAGE The woke agenda keeps James Carville, Bill Clinton’s former election manage, awake at …

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That’s rich. 56.1 million millionaires…and counting

by Rashmee

Posted on July 4, 2021


/ TRAVELS IN MY MIND The new Credit Suisse Global Wealth report contains some quite …

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America is no South Africa, that’s for sure

by Rashmee

Posted on June 30, 2021


/IT’S THE BUSINESS South Africa’s highest court has sentenced former president Jacob Zuma to 15 …

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The US, EU and Democracies Anonymous, a new mutual aid fellowship

by Rashmee

Posted on June 29, 2021


/ POLITICS & AMERICA Renaud Lassus, minister counsellor for economic affairs at the French embassy …

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Look at Miami and see our collective future?

by Rashmee

Posted on June 26, 2021


Half-asleep, I heard them say on the radio that a 12-storey building had partially collapsed …

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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