Let’s face it. It’s impossible for everyone to care for every city & everyone equally

by Rashmee

Posted on November 21, 2015


Can we care about all people equally? Mark Zuckerberg said he and Facebook did, after …

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China’s ‘counter-terrorism-sans-thought’ policies are breeding resentment

by Rashmee

Posted on March 2, 2015


Chinese policies in its western Xinjiang region are creating fertile ground for Islamic extremism, reports …

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Egypt’s El Sisi goes to Riyadh. Everyone’s watching the body language

by Rashmee

Posted on March 1, 2015


Today, Egypt’s President El Sisi meets King Salman and it’s not clear how good their …

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The truth inside new Charlie Hebdo: Terrorism is a job for lazy people

by Rashmee

Posted on January 17, 2015


In all the fuss about Charlie Hebdo’s cover, consider one of the sad, funny, unregarded …

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If there’s one thing you read about #charliehebdo and its cover, this is it

by Rashmee

Posted on January 16, 2015


If there’s one thing you read about the Charlie Hebdo attacks and the aftermath – …

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Can everyone carry the water to Ed Husain’s burning ‘house of Islam’?

by Rashmee

Posted on January 11, 2015


“The house of Islam is on fire. The water needs to be carried by everybody, …

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European Muslims need political representation, so says Michel Houellebecq

by Rashmee

Posted on January 10, 2015


Michel Houellebecq (pronounced ‘wellbeck’) should be read – and praised or condemned only after that …

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Culture conundrum: Justin Bieber rampage may have al-Qaeda links. Go figure

by Rashmee

Posted on January 26, 2014


“Justin Bieber rampage may have al-Qaeda links, terrorism analysts warn”. So goes the headline. …

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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