Recent and archived articles by Datuk Zaid Ibrahim
Malaysia needs an extensive communications channel committed to explaining concepts which remind us of the value of multiculturalism, diversity and understanding.
We should not go overboard in celebrating our country’s upgrade to Tier 2 Watch List or in signing the trade agreement.
If law students can remember three simple truths, they will be well on their way to set right what has been done wrong.
This is not the time to punish the few who flout the regulations, but to show appreciation to the many who sacrifice their time and money to help.
We have often heard the phrase ‘we must change our lifestyles’ and the truth is that it will be difficult to adjust – but adjust we must.
Public funds should be allocated equally, as they are meant to be used for the people.
THE Singaporean government has won praise for good administration but it seems to have lost the ability to sense the pulse of the people.
Living in peaceful co-existence, respecting diversity of ethnicity and religion, and respecting individual rights are principles we uphold as members of the United Nations.
The Umno general assembly should abandon the traditional punching bags and focus on the bigger battles ahead.
Containing extremist ideas will be the top priority, as it is no longer feasible to be tolerant of intolerance.