Saturday rearview: How the world made it harder to be good in 2019

by Rashmee

Posted on December 28, 2019


The week was rich in sights, sounds – and tastes – of Israel and the Palestinian Territories. And then there was a piece I wrote with Jason Karaian  in Quartz about how the world in 2019 made it harder to be a good person. Think about it: you can’t fly, buy fast fashion, anything plastic, … Continue reading “Saturday rearview: How the world made it harder to be good in 2019”

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Israeli history offers lessons for Palestinian leaders

by Rashmee

Posted on December 1, 2019 / The Arab Weekly


When its situation was precarious, Israel made accommodations — sometimes hard and unpalatable ones. It says something that the Arab League waited a whole week to discuss Washington’s declaration that Israeli settlements aren’t illegal. Unfortunately, what it says may not be particularly edifying. Despite criticism, particularly from Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, of the altered US … Continue reading “Israeli history offers lessons for Palestinian leaders”

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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