Some woes of orientalism and the lack of female representation in fine dining

Hi earth friends, and welcome to the Talking Egg! Today we are going to chat a bit more casually about a somewhat political as well as social topic. Unlike our usual format of structured arguments and basis on literary content, we will be venturing into social commentary – which honestly, never hurt anyone. Besides, inspirationContinue reading “Some woes of orientalism and the lack of female representation in fine dining”

Is Shia sectarianism singular to Bahrain?

Hi earth friends, and welcome to the Talking Egg! For those interested in the history and politics of the Middle-East, we shift our focus today towards a small island state called Bahrain in the Gulf – and report on the nature of Shi’ism in the country. Today throughout the Middle East, Shias represent the politicalContinue reading “Is Shia sectarianism singular to Bahrain?”

Let’s talk about race: the Black Lives Matter movement, racial justice and police violence

Hi earth friends, and welcome to the Talking Egg. Today’s opinion piece will be on a heavier topic; a topic that is only labelled as heavy due to the lack of positive change we see in it. It is important to remember that something is called a ‘heavy issue’, a ‘heavy conversation topic’, often whenContinue reading “Let’s talk about race: the Black Lives Matter movement, racial justice and police violence”