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Words are not enough

In his Chinese New Year message, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak noted that all Malaysia’s ethnic communities “have played important roles in building this great nation” of ours. 745 more words

Malaysia

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

So, no names, no packdrill. This is one of those rare personal experience posts I do for POCGamer, concerning a recent experience and the realities of being Black and a content creator. 982 more words

Diversity

ETHNIC MINORITIES AND THE LAW

In September 2017, it was released that Oxford student Lavinia Woodward, received a suspended sentence after having stabbed her boyfriend with a butter knife. The judge allegedly told Lavinia that sending her too prison would damage her prospects of a medical career, going on to say that she was “too clever for prison”. 483 more words

Feature

Who Are the Copts? Muslim, Christian, and Diaspora Claims to Coptic Identity

Who are you? Oftentimes, we identify ourselves in ways we prefer to celebrate. We change our answer depending upon our surroundings, social groups, or who’s asking the question. 1,719 more words

Coptic

Five reasons why we fail to promote BME & working class leaders when permanence isn't an issue

I have been speaking lately about working class and BME leaders in our churches. First, we considered the issue of theological training and how it was tailored to favour white middle class, particularly academic, culture. 1,565 more words

A Singaporean expat in Beijing: you can take the girl out of Singapore, but you cannot take the Singapore out of the girl

I woke up around 8am and stared out of my hotel window. The hutong alleyways of Beijing coexist with wide open roads. Dilapidated houses sit side by side with tall apartment building blocks. 1,298 more words

Japan

Tips and Tricks for Fieldwork in Egypt

The holiday season is upon us. For many, this is a time to reunite with family and friends, and to take a well-deserved break from the hustle and bustle of the daily routine. 1,151 more words

Coptic