Small acts of courage to make the world a better place

By Dato' Dr. Ooi Kee Beng

December 2015 REVIEW
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Brave New World: Greatest Hits, by Azmi Sharom, Petaling Jaya: Strategic Information and Research Development Centre, 2015.If he was not a household name before September 2, 2014, he should have become that after he, on that day, became the first academician in Malaysian history to be charged under the Sedition Act of 1948.Of course, Azmi Sharom, the daring, popular ponytailed law professor from Universiti Malaya, was not about to take in silence that affront by the authorities. He immediately got...

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Dato' Dr. Ooi Kee Beng

is the Executive Director of Penang Institute. His latest book is Signals in the Noise: Notes on Penang, Malaysia and the World (Singapore: Faction Press) Homepage: