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Integration the world over

First published in theSun on 16 March 2017, here. IN August 2015, I visited France at a time when the Syrian refugee …

Why media freedom matters

First published in theSun on 30 July here. THE three-month suspension of The Edge Financial Daily and The Edge Weekly newspapers by …

Why more information is better

First published in theSun here, on 25 July 2014. WHAT both MH370 and MH17 have shown us is that accurate and timely information …

Teaching for Malaysia

(first published in theSun on 1st May 2014) ONE Friday afternoon, I took a break from my office job and went to a …

Fixing the Fundamentals

Fixing the fundamentals  (First published in theSun on Friday, 16th May 2013) THE country needs a sincere leadership that is serious in fixing …

In What Shape, Democracy?

In What Shape, Democracy? (A version of this was published in theSun on 19th October 2012). Over the past few weeks, I …

Power of the arts

Power of the arts Photograph: Gabija Grusaite The arts are powerful tools of expression. The impact of a film or a song …