Tajuddin Rasdi

Tajuddin Rasdi
Dr Mohd Tajuddin is Professor of Architecture at a local University.

Stop wearing mufti’s hat

Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin should vacate the position of mufti so that he will be free to air his views in any form of media or open forum.

Despite their past, help Bernama, Utusan workers

We would be a dysfunctional family living under one roof if we allowed fellow Malaysians to suffer.

Silence the bigger bomb after threat to attack seminar

Are our academics happy that the conference will never take place?

Everybody needs advice

To err is human, and we should not think that we do not need to be advised.

Why anti-UEC criticism cannot stick

If we are to survive for the next century, everyone must forego some of their cultures’ history.

Teresa’s rage and a lesson on free speech

Malaysia is currently in damage control mode and must unite in efforts to remedy the situation until an equitable balance is achieved between forest conservation and economic income.

Worrying Raya conversations

My Hari Raya open house conversations revealed that conservatism and narrow-mindedness is still alive among some Malay Muslims.

Nothing wrong with asking for non-Muslim feedback on Islamic curriculum

There are many issues that affect non-Muslims which the Islamic studies curriculum can address.

This Hari Raya, think before throwing stones

Ministers are always tied with a leash, and in a democracy, the stones and pebbles are always with the people.

Lessons for Malays from the Prophet’s engagements with Christians

Early Muslim history teaches Muslims today not to be unduly suspicious of Christians.

Solving PTPTN is not rocket science

Here are 5 ways to solve the PTPTN problem.

Love your enemy, help Utusan

Perhaps a new Utusan will emerge with the help of Malaysians, to once again open up the Malay mind.

Masjid Negara, the ‘umbrella’ mosque for all Malaysians

There is a less told story about the National Mosque, a story of harmony and tolerance.

Time to close down our 20 public universities?

The High Court's defence of the government's ban on three books by IRF marks the death of critical thinking.

Rethinking the role of professors, post-Rome Statute controversy

If professors serve their political masters, their new masters in a democratic society would be none other than the people.

Our racial media diet

Our staple diet is killing our ideals of what it means to be a Malaysian.

Ramadan in New Malaysia

The coming fasting month is the best time to instil love among Malaysians of all faiths.

Daim’s appraisal of our academics

The fate of our country hinges on academics changing the narratives of what is important for Malaysians in the coming decades and even centuries.

Muftis’ support for ‘kafir’ and the silence that follows

Academics should help reinstate the place of Islam in the constitution and uphold the values of the Rukun Negara.

The end is near for PH, unless…

The next general election may be closer than we think, and PH must act now instead of playing to the gallery.

Insulting the prophet and Asyraf’s jihad

If we love our nation, we should try to contain incidents like insults to an isolated activity.

I told you so, Pakatan

PH must start on major reforms and forget about mollycoddling the Malays

PH leaders wrong to snub MCA’s CNY invite

Is Pakatan Harapan confident of getting the same mass support from the Chinese community as it did in GE14?

Change in education will come, but wait

The right people and plans have been put in place; now members of the public must be patient and understand that change is a process, not a single event.