Cosmopolitan Islam and the forging of Bangsa Malaysia


THE beginning of 2021 marks the end of Vision 2020 - a utopian concept launched in 1991, which imagined all sorts of futures for our nation. Besides technological and economic advancement, one challenge was also mentioned in Vision 2020 - “Creating a united Malaysia with a shared goal”.

Thirty years after the announcement, integration and national cohesion have yet to be fully addressed. Racial sentiments and mutual suspicion continue to create tensions that may explode at any time.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 48
Cxense type: NA
User access status: 3
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!
   

Next In Letters

‘Don’t let children’s future go up in smoke’
Budget for an ageing population
Call for dementia to be declared a health priority
Missing physicians at Hospital Serdang
Gap in provision of reproductive health services
Issues on legality of living donor organ transplant
Effective way to fight graft
A solemn display of pomp and pageantry
Set up social pension scheme for senior citizens
Many obstacles along the path to progress

Others Also Read