While it is not worth my time writing about journalists who do not seem to know how to perform their jobs by sticking to the ethical guidelines set by their employers, this short blog was a necessary reminder of Afghanistan’s deep rooted problems in my recent blog about Afghanistan’s ‘Zionist syndrome’. As the ‘Afghan Awakening’ […]Read more "Why BBC Should Consider Firing These Employees"
When it comes to fake news, it looks like some Afghans have mastered the art of ‘fake it till you make it’ to a whole new level. Spreading rumors on social media can and normally does manipulate perceptions depending on how much of the internet ecosystem is populated with a particular lie or fake news. […]Read more "The Taliban Boy Toy and Fake News"
CAUTION TO READERS: The opinions expressed in this article are mine alone and do not represent any other person or entity, living or dead. Please DO NOT read this article if you are easily offended! Afghanistan is one of the most beautiful countries I know of but she is always in the news for the […]Read more "The Chosen Ones: Afghanistan’s ‘Zionist Syndrome’"
Here’s a poem someone gave me back in high school in late 1990s. Not sure where it’s from or who wrote it but it is a good poem. The person who have me the poem never needed to worry about me drinking, much less drinking AND driving! And as far as my driving goes, I’m […]Read more "The High School Note: Don’t Drink and Drive"
Afghan Member of Parliament (MP) and a disgrace to the law, Lalai Hamidzai (full name Mohammad Nahim Lalai Hamidzai), has reportedly gone on a drunken shooting rampage on Thursday night in Kabul, according to this report. This nationalist MP is previously reported to have said on national TV that Afghanistan is only for people of […]Read more "The Afghan Debauchery and a Lawful Escapade"
I was recently approached by a Swiss community group to see if I wanted to participate in their show to speak about Afghanistan. I’m happy to say that my music will be used at an exclusive event in Geneva on the 1st of February 2017 to promote Afghanistan. I will be talking about the Afghan […]Read more "#EDMA: Promoting Afghanistan With Electronic Dance Music"
Niloofar Rahmani, the history making first female fixed-wing Air Force aviator of Afghanistan came under fire this week for seeking asylum in the United States after her most recent training in the US. While most of the reports are reactionary, as a blogger I like to take my time and wait for a few days […]Read more "Niloofar Rahmani: Ten Reasons Why I Support Her Decision to Seek Asylum in the USA"