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Watching The World 29 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

Let not their deaths be in vain

NEXT week – specifically on August 9 – the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People will be observed. It’s celebrated each year to “promote and protect the rights of the world’s indigenous population and also recognises the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make to improve world issues such as environmental protection”.

Nation 29 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Fadiah files

FADIAH Nadwa Fikri doesn’t shy away from a fight. In the past decade she has been involved in crusading NGOs like Lawyers for Liberty, Bersih and Suaram. However, even she was unprepared for the controversy generated by an article she penned.

Nation 15 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

Fired up for the fight

This engineer-turned-actor-turned-politician cannot wait to make his debut tomorrow on his new stage, the Parliament, to push for reforms in a new Malaysia.

Watching The World 15 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

The unholy coalition

Veteran leftist Manuel Lopez Obrador may prove to be a foil for neighbour Trump, but his thumping victory came with a strange price.

Teh Tarik 30 Jun 2018 | 12:14 AM

Guan Eng's Chinesegate shows we need to mature from language politics

Lim Guan Eng has been crucified for using Malay, English and the "unforgivable" language, Chinese, in one of his press releases as Finance Minister.

Nation 24 Jun 2018 | 12:00 AM

A lady of firsts

The Deputy Prime Minister has no intention of being a symbolic appointment and is keen to champion women and children’s causes.

Nation 03 Jun 2018 | 12:00 AM

Veteran socialist Dr Syed Husin Ali warns new govt not to just pander to big business

After more than six decades of political struggle, Dr Syed Husin Ali is elated at the winds of change sweeping through Malaysia. But he reminds us that a change of government is just the beginning.

Watching The World 03 Jun 2018 | 12:00 AM

Let’s make the grass greener

GEORGE Orwell had a lot to teach us. His two monumental works are Animal Farm and 1984, the former a depiction of a glorious revolution gone wrong, the latter an all too realistic extrapolation of what life under a futuristic totalitarian regime would be like.

Nation 21 May 2018 | 12:00 AM

Malaysia a regional beacon for peaceful change, says Rewcastle Brown

EXCLUSIVE: PETALING JAYA: Nobody in the world, says investigative journalist Clare Rewcastle Brown, “not a single expert really”, thought there could be a change of government in Malaysia.

Nation 20 May 2018 | 1:05 PM

Clare Rewcastle Brown: No changes without brave individuals

PETALING JAYA: British journalist Clare Rewcastle Brown has lauded the bravery of the many people who risked their safety to expose corruption in Malaysia.