Euro 2016: Multi-cultural football teams do not a melting pot make

by Rashmee

Posted on June 10, 2016


The Euro 2016 soccer championships begin in France today and according to some, the tournament …

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Obama’s win revealed America’s racism. Will Hillary’s run show its sexism?

by Rashmee

Posted on May 11, 2016


Could Hillary’s run for president change the US in the same that happened with Barack …

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Should Rhodes fall? Oxford VC says think critically rather than as censors

by Rashmee

Posted on January 23, 2016


The controversy over Rhodes Must Fall – the campaign to tear down Cecil Rhodes’s statue …

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What do Palestinians share with America’s Blacks? The question of civil rights

by Rashmee

Posted on October 17, 2015


Only the most stony-hearted (or those who believe Benjamin Netanyahu is a man of peace) …

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Is it really just a short distance from Theresa May to The Sun’s Ally Ross?

by Rashmee

Posted on October 10, 2015


To paraphrase UK prime minister David Cameron, “Britain and ‘The Sun’ are not the same …

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#BobbyJindalisSoWhite He’s a coconut, brown on the outside & pale within

by Rashmee

Posted on June 27, 2015


Bobby Jindal is such a brainy man, you have to wonder why he says and …

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Unknown knowns: Is Indian racism only about the ‘habshi’ word?

by Rashmee

Posted on May 11, 2015


Reshmi Dasgupta, my former colleague from the Times’ group of newspapers, recently wrote an interesting …

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Unknown knowns: Rishi Sunak, MP, & Richmond’s many words for ‘racism’

by Rashmee

Posted on May 9, 2015


Somewhat unnoticed in the hubbub of the British election, has been the Conservative Party’s sincere …

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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