What do Trump’s generals believe in? (Clue, both proper nouns start with an ‘I’)

by Rashmee

Posted on December 28, 2016


The retired generals picked to staff US President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet really believe that Iran and radical Islam are enormous dangers to America and the world. They believe that terrorism is a clear and present danger, not an existential threat as suggested by President Obama’s administration. This sort of good vs evil approach to the … Continue reading “What do Trump’s generals believe in? (Clue, both proper nouns start with an ‘I’)”

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What’s the problem with having a glitter of generals in a civilian government?

by Rashmee

Posted on December 27, 2016


“At the age of four with paper hats and wooden swords we’re all Generals. Only some of us never grow out of it.” Those are Peter Ustinov’s words and he wasn’t talking about America’s president-elect Donald Trump or the cabinet he’s putting together. Ustinov was talking about everyman. We all play at war. And then … Continue reading “What’s the problem with having a glitter of generals in a civilian government?”

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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