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Remembering Merdeka

August 30, 2014

Remembering Merdeka

by Tunku Abdul Aziz@www.nst.my.com

MANY of the 300 young Malayans, men and women, who heard the news first-hand ahead of the official announcement in Malacca, that their country would be an independent nation on August 31, 1957 are, sadly, no longer with us to celebrate the 57th Merdeka anniversary tomorrow. 916 more words

Politics

Robert C. Koehler: The Courage to Disarm

The Ferguson tragedy, like all those that preceded it and all that will follow — involving the trivial and panicky use of lethal force, by the police or anyone else — stirs up questions the social status quo doesn’t dare face. 1,091 more words

Social Justice

Black, White, Brown and Gold

In view of the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri it is quite obvious that we have some serious racial problems in America! However, the problems are not just about race, they are also about economics, respect for authority, personal responsibility, and government abuse! 1,524 more words

Inspirational Thoughts

Here's the thing about August

August was such a wonderful month!! It started out canoeing with my YW family in Canada and back to back wedding weekends celebrating love and marriage and booty shaking. 1,449 more words

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