Tag Archive: society

Damanhuri Abas: What To Tell My Children About Meritocracy, Racism Realities, Democracy, Malay Community And Singapore’s Future

Since some remind us to accept and look at the wisdom of the whole episode of a race based Presidential non-election, let me share what I heard, saw, reflected, learned and gathered to tell my children. 1. Meritocracy – It…
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A Different Perspective, An Ally To The Cause: Non-Muslims Showed Greater Understanding And Respect

Among netizens that responded to the non-halal issues of the bazaar at Geylang Serai include of course our non-Muslim friends too. If we did not care to notice, our Malay brothers and sisters may not have seen the way non-Muslims…
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Commentary: Inter-Racial Marriages Nothing Special, Until I Met Those Facing Challenges

My own inter-ethnic relationship has been obstacle-free, writes Kane Cunico, but a documentary on mixed marriages has spurred others to share with me the struggles they face in gaining acceptance.   SINGAPORE: Sàam gu ma, sei gu ma, baat gu che, sahp…
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Madrasah Irsyad Principal To Students: Leave The Madrasah As Good Human Beings Who Contribute To Society

Quoted from Mr. Noor Isham Sanif (Principal Of Madrasah Irsyad Zuhri): “I don’t want you to leave Madrasah Irsyad with just a piece of paper qualification but I want you to leave this place having contributed to the society and…
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