Tags archives: iraq

What I learned and experienced with the people banned by Trump

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As I am submitting this post to Travelettes, I am sitting at an airport, waiting for my flight. Airports seem to be all that people talk about at the moment, and I really don’t think it should be otherwise. Though Travelettes is not about politics, it is about travel. And so is this issue. More than travel actually, it is about lives. Human lives. And prejud[...]

After Paris: Why we need to fight fear

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I was just about to close my laptop in a really cozy hotel room in Valencia, Spain, after what I thought was a really exhausting day, when my Twitter feed started going mental. The effect of the shootings at the Bataclan, the restaurant on Rue Bichade and the bar near Stade de France became bloodier with each breaking news push notification that made it onto[...]