Zoheb Mashiur | The Daily Star
  • Zoheb Mashiur

  • The trap of Re-Orientalism

    “Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet,” wrote Rudyard Kipling, a man with a silly name who only had a career because West met East and immediately mugged it, running off with wallet, shoes and pants. Through Kipling’s pen, the British
  • World’s marrow

    The old demon king was named Jael and he had a hunger for meat.
  • Fossil fuels spark wars and create migrants. Are renewables better?

    There is a concept called the Resource Curse. Countries with high quantities of natural resources such as oil and certain minerals have
  • Islamophobia is the New Black

    Burmese State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi’s recent partnering with Hungarian PM Viktor Orban appears at first blush to be the
  • The towers smell like rain

    For all intents and purposes, the world ended 600 kilometres ago.