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May2022

Education for climate change is for planetary survival

Education for climate change is for planetary survival

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits Times May 24, 2022   UNESCO is partnering with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change on a monthly webinar. The first one last month was on climate change education for social transformation. The series will run for eight months...

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May2022

Bullying is more than just an adolescent menace

Bullying is more than just an adolescent menace

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits Times May 17, 2022 Just as we were about to be convinced that bullying is an act practised by immature adolescents as part of an egoistic urge during their growing up years, the recent cases involving the medical fraternity threw...

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May2022

No clear evidence fourth jab will bring benefits

No clear evidence fourth jab will bring benefits

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits Times May 10, 2022 ACCORDING to an NBC News report, "trust in the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) fell throughout the pandemic: from 69 per cent in April 2020 to 44 per cent in January". It could be...

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Apr2022

Viewing 'basikal lajak' case through racial lens clouds issues of life, freedom

Viewing 'basikal lajak' case through racial lens clouds issues of life, freedom

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits Times April 25, 2022 The controversy involving the basikal lajak accident that claimed eight lives has reignited a racially slanted debate on social media associated with the Johor Baru High Court's decision to sentence the driver for reckless driving. The incident that...

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Apr2022

What a new 'Planet of the Apes' can teach us about politics

What a new 'Planet of the Apes' can teach us about politics

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - New Straits Times April 19, 2022  IN the late 1960s, Planet of the Apes was the talk of the town. It was an inspirational science-fiction movie that raised many questions about the future. It tells a story of how apes came to rule...