Unknown knowns: Doesn’t trust deficit just mean dishonest?

by Rashmee

Posted on May 16, 2015


Is Hillary Clinton honest enough to be president? The Washington Post posed the question in an opinion piece last week, but its headline was less daring, more euphemistic…just safer, really. In the sense that it didn’t say outright that Mrs Clinton was a liar or dishonest or anything like that. Click here to read the … Continue reading “Unknown knowns: Doesn’t trust deficit just mean dishonest?”

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Known unknowns: Singapore PM’s hard sell, soft language on grunt jobs

by Rashmee

Posted on May 12, 2015


Even if it’s Singapore, where the government runs a tight ship, it can be a hard sell to ask people to abandon a cherished value. Such as their attachment to education. And the status it offers. Consider the careful language used by Singapore’s Cambridge-educated Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong when he broached the touchy subject. … Continue reading “Known unknowns: Singapore PM’s hard sell, soft language on grunt jobs”

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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