Tagged: poverty

Where are the women? 0

Is BN afraid of reality?

The crisis we are confronted with has nothing to do with race and religion. It is poor governance that is threatening our people and the entire nation, says W H Cheng. Recently, many moderates...

Divine justice delivered 1

Divine justice delivered

What can a judge do? Stephen Tan Ban Cheng introduces a poignant tale making the rounds of how justice of a divine variety is realised by a human judge.

The elephant in the room 0

The elephant in the room

The underlying thread behind the current economic crisis is the gross maldistribution of world income, asserts Jeyakumar Devaraj.

Poverty, inequality and crocodiles in Sarawak 3

Poverty, inequality and crocodiles in Sarawak

As long as there are huge man-eating crocodiles in rivers to blame, the political and corporate crocodiles of Sarawak will continue feasting – unconscionably – upon the lives of the poor, observes Abang Benet.

Congratulations, Jabu! 2

Congratulations, Jabu!

Sarawak Deputy Chief Minister Alfred Jabu admits the state does clear forests to plant oil palm as part of efforts to wipe out poverty. But hang on a sec, says Philip Khoo; what happened...

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