The Trump family and terrorism: Gouging every wound, cutting at every gash?

by Rashmee

Posted on March 24, 2017


In his criticism of London mayor Sadiq Khan, Donald Trump Jr., son of the US …

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‘They brought it on themselves didn’t they?’ How Trumps’ war on Muslims is working

by Rashmee

Posted on February 4, 2017


“They brought it on themselves, didn’t they?” people say, in sorrowful response – these are …

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Should we deny ISIL the oxygen of publicity?

by Rashmee

Posted on September 29, 2016 / The National


At the start of the week, an important discussion took place — and I don’t …

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This is the discussion that could change the world (& I don’t mean the presidential debate)

by Rashmee

Posted on September 26, 2016


Today, September 26, something is on the cards that may change the world and I …

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Ignorance, fear and the burqini ban debacle

by Rashmee

Posted on August 25, 2016 / The National


The alleged Islamification of Europe has become an occasionally absurd but critical political fault line, …

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Dual nationality has been fashionable for a relatively short time. Now, its time may be over

by Rashmee

Posted on August 17, 2016


Should dual nationality become a restricted right? For instance, you can have two (or more) …

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Are Germany’s new anti-terrorism proposals about politics more than security?

by Rashmee

Posted on August 16, 2016


Germany’s interior minister Thomas de Maiziere has said that dual-nationals will lose German citizenship if …

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Trump may not have dared question Khans’ grief had their name been Kahn. Or Kuhn

by Rashmee

Posted on August 2, 2016


This piece is for everyone wondering (and the many who may be hoping) Donald Trump …

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Why Trump says ‘radical Islamic terrorism’ when Khizr Khan is mentioned

by Rashmee

Posted on August 1, 2016


What does “radical Islamic terrorism”, the buzzwords for Donald Trump, have to do with Khizr …

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The heart of Europe bleeds. What can it do?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 31, 2016 / The Arab Weekly


The heart of Europe — France and Germany — has bled almost every other day …

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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