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Lack of Islamic diversity makes Malaysia an intellectual backwater

Unlike Indonesia's diverse Islamic traditions, Malaysia inherits a feudal culture, says a sociologist.

Akyol takes a dig at Putrajaya’s banning of books

The Turkish intellectual who was arrested in Malaysia last month ‘reminds’ the federal government of the dangers of imposing ignorance over the people.

The passing of my friend, Islamic scholar, and intellectual

Pak Kassim Ahmad will be sorely missed by those whose lives he touched by his example, generosity and compassion.

Kassim Ahmad: The passing of a great Malay intellectual

Kassim Ahmad fought against Jawi to the end because he could not accept that a man’s mind could be caged by any authority. He believed Man was created to have free will.

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