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Recalculating our debts to one another

Originally published in TheMalaysianInsider. Recently, I read a book by David Graeber entitled “Debt”. At the beginning of the book, the author recalled a conversation where he told an acquaintance that he was advocating the abolishment of Third World debts. Her replied was: “But… they’d borrowed the money! Surely one has to pay one’s debt”.… Continue reading Recalculating our debts to one another

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PRESS: Tindakan henti PTPTN kepada UNISEL berunsur aniaya dan bercanggah dengan Perlembagaan

  Kenyataan media 070612 | Pulau Pinang Saya merujuk kepada kenyataan Menteri Pengajian Tinggi Mohamed Khaled Nordin yang dilaporkan di Malaysiakini pada 7 Jun 2012 ("Minister confirms freezing PTPTN to Unisel) bahawa tindakan menghentikan pinjaman PTPTN kepada mahasiswa-mahasiswa Universiti Selangor (UNISEL) adalah untuk mencabar keupayaan kerajaan negeri Selangor memberikan pendidikan universiti percuma. Kenyataan beliau bukan… Continue reading PRESS: Tindakan henti PTPTN kepada UNISEL berunsur aniaya dan bercanggah dengan Perlembagaan