Opinion : Boo Su-Lyn

Using transparency to fight fake news

MARCH 16 — The Barisan Nasional (BN) government claims that legislation against so-called “fake news” will protect the people. Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Salleh...

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Maria Chin’s disappointing timidity

MARCH 9 — I wanted to rejoice when I heard that Maria Chin had decided to run for office. But her statement about offering herself as an ”independent candidate to Pakatan Harapan...

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Learning from London

MARCH 2 — Perhaps one of the most fascinating things about London is the city’s culture, love of knowledge, and appreciation of history, something which I wish Malaysia had more of. When I...

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The drudgery of democracy

FEBRUARY 23 ― My uncle Boo Soon Yew is a model citizen. He is a Penangite who informs the authorities weekly about potholes, broken drain covers, broken street lamps and even fallen trees by...

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Women, stand up for yourselves

FEBRUARY 16 – When I told a friend that I would not publicly excoriate Aziz Ansari (a terrible date mixed up with actual sexual assault and harassment cases exposed in the wave of the #MeToo...

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