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Isn’t This Funny?

Isn’t This Funny?

Thoughts on the 8TV Ramadhan Advertisements.

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I’m 18, and I’m Malaysian

I’m 18, and I’m Malaysian

It’s sad that we have to label ourselves according to race.

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Dear Paprika: May 13

Dear Paprika: May 13

The first in a series of letters from LoyarBurokker Pepper Lim, to his daughter Paprika.

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Malaysian. Chinese. Totally Foreign.

Malaysian. Chinese. Totally Foreign.

Is it racism that causes Malaysian Chinese to be cliquish or just bad faith? Let’s find out why some Malaysian Chinese youth can’t integrate into society and why abolishing vernacular schools may be just a blind shot at solving a growing problem.

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May 13: A Recollection

May 13: A Recollection

Reflections of the incidents of May 13, 42 years ago, and how Malaysia has grown since then.

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It’s Tough Being Malaysian Chinese

It’s Tough Being Malaysian Chinese

It is not easy being a Malaysian Chinese these days. Nobody wants you, not even Malaysia. Shang Neng shares anecdotes from his younger days and rants about the travesties of being Malaysian and Chinese. Disclaimer: All are personal opinion based on the stories the author has heard from family and friends. It should not be construed as gospel truth.

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In Defense of My Fellow Sarawakians Who Exercised Their Voting Rights (Stories From the East)

In Defense of My Fellow Sarawakians Who Exercised Their Voting Rights (Stories From the East)

Together with hundreds of thousands of other Sarawakians, M. Chauhan recently exercised his right as a citizen to vote in the State elections. So which part of “MY RIGHT TO VOTE” does Utusan Malaysia not understand?

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A Nation’s Descent Into Darkness

A Nation’s Descent Into Darkness

The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS), the Malaysia Inner Temple Alumni Association and the Bar Council of Malaysia are pleased to invite you to a talk entitled “A Nation’s Descent Into Darkness – The United Nations Rwanda Tribunal: Its Successes And Failures”. The speaker is Iain Morley QC, with Tan Sri James Foong […]

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Malays & Non Malays – The Dilemma Continues

Malays & Non Malays – The Dilemma Continues

A young and hopeful Malaysian finds himself turned away at the Malay Dilemma Symposium on the basis of race, and shares with us his experience as he is escorted out by security guards because he cared for the Malay Dilemma.

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A solution to end all Racism?

Perhaps THIS is the secret to combating racism: Allow offensive remarks to be countered by equally (not more) offensive and FUNNY retort.

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They Taught Me Racism?

They Taught Me Racism?

Derek Kok reminiscence his past to find out how he started to see colour.

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How Racism Can Lead To The Abuse Of Law & Science (Part 3)

How Racism Can Lead To The Abuse Of Law & Science (Part 3)

The historiography of science, race, and gender in the US South and the legal-historico-scientific lessons it provides. This is the final instalment of a three-part series.

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How Racism Can Lead To The Abuse Of Law & Science (Part 2)

How Racism Can Lead To The Abuse Of Law & Science (Part 2)

The historiography of science, race, and gender in the US South and the legal-historico-scientific lessons it provides. This is Part 2 of 3.

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Connect The Dots: Conversion, Apostasy & Islam

Connect The Dots: Conversion, Apostasy & Islam

A critical consideration about the practice of Islam in Malaysia with regards to conversion and apostasy written 2 years ago is not simply still relevant but timely.

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How Racism Can Lead To The Abuse Of Law & Science (Part 1)

How Racism Can Lead To The Abuse Of Law & Science (Part 1)

The historiography of science, race, and gender in the US South and the legal-historico-scientific lessons it provides. This is Part 1 of 3.

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Connect The Dots: Catching Ourselves

Connect The Dots: Catching Ourselves

Reflections on closet racism. “Beware of your thoughts, they become your words. Beware of your words, they become your actions. Beware of your actions, they become your habits. Beware of your habits, they become your character…”

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The ONLY MerdekakanMalaysia Run (5th): 47 Years On – Malaysia and the Necessary Conversation

The ONLY MerdekakanMalaysia Run (5th): 47 Years On – Malaysia and the Necessary Conversation

Malaysia Day at LoyarBurok continues with our 5th runner, a duo from Sarawak that uncovers this conversation that has been taking place and only getting louder as Malaysia celebrates its 47th year of nationhood. Is your voice a part of this?

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Malay? Chinese? Indian? I am Malaysian lah!

Malay? Chinese? Indian? I am Malaysian lah!

What’s with this surge in racism and the obsession with race-based everything?!

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Dealing with the Ridhuan Tees and the Ibrahim Alis

Dealing with the Ridhuan Tees and the Ibrahim Alis

Is it justifiable if the Government were to use the ISA or Sedition Act on the likes of Ridhuan Tee and Ibrahim Ali? Should we laud such an action?

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The Teo Nie Ching Incident: Lessons from the ground

The Teo Nie Ching Incident: Lessons from the ground

An exploration of both sides of the fence in the issue of non-Muslims entering mosques and possible ways to reconcile to the two.

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