Penang's growing diversity will be a major strength in the long run.
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With racial tensions on the rise, Tricia Yeoh examines race relations in Pakatan Rakyat-controlled states.
Calling a spade a spade is easy enough when you live in a small monolingual and mono-cultural society – such societies are necessarily small.
In late 19th century cosmopolitan Penang, Muslim and Chinese societies rose above racial and cultural differences to work together.
It's been more than three years since the open tender system was introduced in Penang. How is it supposed to work, and has it fulfilled its objectives?