Yet another review of my latest book, The Asrama Anthology, in the media. This time from the team at Options, The Edge (where I also have a weekly column called Talking Edge!).
Is the apple-polishing culture in the Malaysian media coming back again?
Thanks to an old colleague, Bissme S., from my first ever job at The Sun newspaper for this nice little feature he wrote about the book.
We talk about handicrafts, racist sports and faux family recipes! Sexy stuff!
Malaysians need to mature in their thought process, and once we have matured, then the hate speech spewed by different quarters of the media will die a natural slow death.
Media ownership is a funny thing. Anyone who has the money and the resources to do so can own a media outlet. Is this illegal? Of course not.
I received a notification on my phone. Someone had just followed me on Twitter. I looked at my phone and it was Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, the deputy prime minister of Malaysia.
Real issues are pushed aside when sensational stories appear because they require a bit more effort to understand.
It’s a damn if you do and damn if you don’t situation.
What do you think about Beauty and the Beast, fake news and art censorship?
Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi advised members of Umno to learn how U.S. President Donald Trump manages public perception.