If you only live to find a collective where you are truly accepted and where you truly belong you are in for a big disappointment. “No matter where you run, you just end up running into yourself.”
“As we watch the sun go down, evening after evening, through the smog across the poisoned waters of our native earth, we must ask ourselves seriously whether we really wish some future universal historian on another planet to say about us: ‘With all their genius and with all their skill, they ran out of foresight…
As I sit this evening on my desk in my small apartment in London, I am thinking, how so many things about today makes it different from the other days I have experienced throughout this dreadful year. Today everything seems to be hanging by a thread. Will we move on for the better or for…
A poem for the season
I believe in human rights. Humans are less straightforward.
COVID is an alarm saying economics actually depends on human rights, which British foreign policy to China fails to recognise in its so-called “pragmatism”which is more short-sighted than it is pragmatic.
Thant Myint-U offers an inside account of the twists and turns behind Myanmar’s troubled quest for peace.
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When I was studying hard sciences during my undergrad, I found it incredibly daunting as an Asian woman entering into a field where women of colour are still a rarity. Being raised in a very diverse, multinational academic environment back at home, where my peers and teachers in my international school were from across the…
(For the Series “Remarkable Women”) When I first met Tin Htar Swe (I call her Aunty Swe since it’s a Burmese thing to use honorifics for someone your senior), it was through a press conference on media freedom in Myanmar (Burma) earlier in the summer this year.