America is being ‘Africanised’, says Africa

by Rashmee

Posted on June 8, 2020 / The Focus


It was The Elephant, a four-year-old African website, that made the connection between George …

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The world watches America aflame and stands together under a common cause

by Rashmee

Posted on June 1, 2020 / The Focus


In Germany, a Bundesliga football player “took the knee” to show solidarity with George Floyd, …

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From Spain to Australia, world sees Trump as he is. A man who could incite another Rwanda

by Rashmee

Posted on August 7, 2019


Donald Trump’s media-whisperer, Kellyanne Conway, has been doing the rounds to explain that it’s racist …

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Journey from kirana to boardroom

by Rashmee

Posted on May 4, 2019 / First Post


British-Indians who once dominated kiranas are now in corporates, Parliament, on TV and represent the …

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They’re still raving about bishop who tried trans-Atlantic spiritual union at royal wedding

by Rashmee

Posted on May 26, 2018


They’re still at it.  The British media. Even some of the crustier establishment types. It …

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Was 2017 the year we didn’t Google the obvious? Like how to become a racist?

by Rashmee

Posted on January 4, 2018


Google tells us that the world’s quest for information (as manifest in its search questions) …

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Trump’s Twitter guru rails at both migrants and Western-born children of migrants

by Rashmee

Posted on December 1, 2017


Now that the gloves are mostly off, why don’t Donald Trump, Ann Coulter and others …

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There’s a global debate about ‘do we belong’

by Rashmee

Posted on March 2, 2017 / The National


After an Indian engineer was shot dead in the United States for, as his white …

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Everyone’s talking about George Orwell’s novel ‘1984’. Read his essay ‘Marrakech’ instead

by Rashmee

Posted on February 10, 2017


Everyone is going on about George Orwell and 1984 these days but I would venture …

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Trickle-down racism? Why America’s children took up Trump’s ugly chant

by Rashmee

Posted on July 20, 2016


Just as well that US schools are closed for some of this political season of …

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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