Britain’s Conservative govt prepares budget worthy of Trump’s Republicans

by Rashmee

Posted on October 30, 2018


Hard not to applaud the British government’s eye-catching revenue-raising measure, one of very few in the new budget: a levy on larger tech companies, such as Google, Facebook and eBay. On Monday, October 29, British chancellor Philip Hammond said the UK was tired of waiting for an international agreement to target the tech giants and … Continue reading “Britain’s Conservative govt prepares budget worthy of Trump’s Republicans”

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Jeremy Corbyn didn’t win but he proved that a good salesman can make retail politics work

by Rashmee

Posted on June 9, 2017


If you didn’t know better, it certainly sounds like Jeremy Corbyn led his Labour Party to a stonking victory in the June 8 snap election. He did and he didn’t. Labour won enough seats and enough of a share of the vote to challenge Theresa May’s high-handed control of the country and its future. And … Continue reading “Jeremy Corbyn didn’t win but he proved that a good salesman can make retail politics work”

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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