Zoheb Mashiur | The Daily Star
  • Zoheb Mashiur

  • 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.
  • Who is fantasy for?

    If I say fantasy, what do you imagine? Castles, knights, dragons, and different fantasy ‘races’ (by which one means dwarves, elves and
  • Dead Brown Bodies vs. Hurt White Feelings

    I'm writing this on April 13. Exactly a hundred years ago, today was the day of the Punjabi New Year, celebrated by the Sikhs as Baisakhi. At Baisakhi, 1919, the British Indian army massacred about a thousand people (British inquiries suggested 379 dead) in a garden in Amritsar.
  • Is the UK using citizenship to avoid its responsibilities?

    When UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid announced the decision to prevent Shamima Begum from returning to the UK, many were thrilled—including Bangladeshis.