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WSJ article may be Najib's Waterloo, says Kadir Jasin

July 5, 2015

COMMENT: It was a political Waterloo for our Prime Minister.It was first reaction when I read the Wall Street Journal article–a smoking gun.  1,111 more words

Politics

Heroes and Ogres: 365ideas4change Number 13

Sometimes inspiration comes from the most unexpected quarters. The thought today comes from my watching Shrek2….its the closing scenes, the fake Shrek (aka Prince Charming) is wooing Princess Fiona on the dance floor, and the evil fairy god-mother is giving a hearty rendition of Bonnie Tyler’s “Holding Out For a Hero”… 47 more words

Personal Development

What are the alternatives for a Global One Health Governance Body?

Since there is no blueprint for making ‘One Health‘ operational, I agree with the Atlanta Report that the alternative of having a One Health governance body is to have a ‘One Health Global Guidance Group’-G3 that will provide neutrality, credibility and build on the existing international, regional and sub-national platforms, so as to find practicable approaches that factor in the needs of all “actors” in developed and developing worlds. 331 more words

One Health

Malaysia's Deputy Prime Minister wants allegations against his boss investigated

July 4, 2015

COMMENT: Mr. Deputy Prime Minister stop playing games. If you have any guts left in your body, you should confront the Prime Minister and deal with the 1MDB scandal seriously. 712 more words

Politics

Happy Fourth of July, Suckers!

OK, we’re all supposed to worry about what others think, right? And how ‘we‘ can hurt them by just being ourselves. Making sure that no one else is offended! 777 more words

Social Commentary

Economics: Greek disburdenment

Dear Solon,

Friend and poet, to where have you disappeared?

Please rise from wherever you are. We the Greeks, and the whole of Europe, are at a crossroads; we so desperately need you to listen and translate messages from the Oracle. 894 more words

Governance