Sabina Nessa and the ‘missing white woman syndrome’

by Rashmee

Posted on September 24, 2021


When people talk about the decline of the American empire, they reckon without the force …

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Had it been Brexit in 2005, there would have been no ‘British’ success at the US Open

by Rashmee

Posted on September 12, 2021


Britain is celebrating Emma Raducanu’s stunning success as “the first British woman to win a …

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The original ‘Roe baby’

by Rashmee

Posted on September 10, 2021


The Atlantic magazine has featured the baby at the centre of the Roe v Wade …

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As Mrs Merkel prepares to exit, the old debate continues: do women make better leaders?

by Rashmee

Posted on September 7, 2021


As German chancellor Angela Merkel prepares to step down, it’s worth remembering the understated nature …

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The Republican Party has serious life and death issues

by Rashmee

Posted on September 5, 2021


At last, some reporting on how the Texas law, which effectively bans most abortions, will …

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How will Taliban 2.0 interpret Sharia law in Afghanistan?

by Rashmee

Posted on August 26, 2021 / The New European


As the world waits to see the extent to which the Taliban’s victory will see …

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What’s at stake for Afghan women?

by Rashmee

Posted on August 18, 2021 / open Democracy


Now that Afghanistan is back in Taliban hands and the US is being berated for …

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The Impressionist painter and her husband

by Rashmee

Posted on June 13, 2021


/ TRAVELS IN MY MIND Until recently, I knew almost nothing about Berthe Morisot. The …

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Carrie Symonds made an honest man of Boris Johnson

by Rashmee

Posted on May 30, 2021


/ TRAVELS IN MY MIND On Bank Holiday weekend, Britain woke to the news that …

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You can change the world, one dictionary entry at a time

by Rashmee

Posted on May 20, 2021


/ LANGUAGE Maria Beatrice Giovanardi is proof that words matter and we can change the …

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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