There is nothing so absurd as democratic countries that fear elections

by Rashmee

Posted on January 7, 2018


Today, January 7, Germany’s acting chancellor begins talks to form a government. And perchance stave off another election. That is supposed to be the best way forward for one of the world’s wealthiest (arguably more evolved) countries. Reality couldn’t get odder than that. The fact that Acting Chancellor Angela Merkel’s exploratory talks with the Social … Continue reading “There is nothing so absurd as democratic countries that fear elections”

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Everything is not #Brexit: A news quiz in 4 questions & journalistic herding

by Rashmee

Posted on December 6, 2016


There is a staggering amount of herding happening. Facts are being recycled faster than they can be produced, tallied up and arranged in a way that makes sense. Opinions are being regurgitated endlessly without checking to see if they’re valid and make sense! Why is the Italian referendum result being described as a populist win … Continue reading “Everything is not #Brexit: A news quiz in 4 questions & journalistic herding”

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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