It’s coming up to the ides of March

by Rashmee

Posted on March 9, 2020


In March 2018, it was frigging cold in DC. The padlet below, which I made …

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The nuclear non-proliferation era ends with a key treaty. What happens next?

by Rashmee

Posted on August 3, 2019


On Friday, August 2, a nuclear non-proliferation pact collapsed. Not just any pact but the …

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Donald Trump’s Washington is actually good for journalists. Here’s why

by Rashmee

Posted on March 13, 2019


Axios, the smart and savvy news website, says more than a dozen books about Donald …

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How Donald Trump got his Avgolemono soup and I didn’t

by Rashmee

Posted on October 13, 2018


At the Greek Deli, a Washington, D.C. institution mostly because of its Avgolemono soup, they …

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On to Washington D.C.’s African-American Museum…in December, 1st available date

by Rashmee

Posted on September 30, 2016


I’ve managed to book a visit to D.C.’s new National Museum of African American History …

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Barack Obama has the most women ambassadors of any American president

by Rashmee

Posted on April 19, 2015


Speaking of a country sending a female envoy to the world, President Obama has appointed …

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Monica Lewinsky and the killing price of shame: No real job or home or niche?

by Rashmee

Posted on March 23, 2015


How would the story of the White House intern, Bill Clinton and the stained blue …

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If it all goes pear-shaped for Hillary, who will the Democrats field?

by Rashmee

Posted on March 17, 2015


The email controversy may unseat Hillary Clinton. That’s the sum and substance of all the …

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21 years ago Hillary blamed everything on DC ‘inexperience’. And now?

by Rashmee

Posted on March 13, 2015


Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus sadly offers a 21-year-old story that says a lot about …

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American fat cats aren’t financing trust fund babies in the way some think

by Rashmee

Posted on December 30, 2014


Even though Thomas Piketty said it, the facts don’t support the theory that inheritance has …

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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