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The Weight of Child Pornography

You can read this article on Malay Mail. TRIGGER WARNING: This post about might be disturbing to some. I urge you to prepare yourself emotionally beforehand. I apologise for some graphic explanations, however I believe that child pornography is an issue we need to tackle head-on. It is the least that we can do for …

Malaysia For Malays

You can read this article on Malay Mail. If you clicked on this blog post, it is most probably because you’re curious about it or you have heard this rhetoric floating around. This mentality is not anything new. Just a few days ago, Perlis Mufti Datuk Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin mentioned that when it comes …

What is love?

What is love? Love to me isn’t the fire; It’s the warmth of the hearth that keeps you safe and comfortable on cold nights. Even when the fire is dimly lit, the warmness remains. Love to me isn’t belting your favourite songs at the top of your lungs, but humming the tune while you’re doing …

Tyranny of the Malay Muslim majority

In John Stuart Mill’s “On Liberty”, he pens his thoughts on individual rights and mob rule. He states that there are 3 types of tyrannies; First being the tyranny of one over the few/many (dictatorships, oligarchies etc.); Second being the tyranny of many over the one/few (e.g. democracies); And third, which he argues is the …

Teaching abstinence is not enough

What is promoting zina? “You should have sex before marriage! Nay, you MUST have sex before marriage! Let’s start a campaign asking everyone to have sex before they marry!” What is NOT promoting zina? “We cannot dictate people’s choices to have sex before/after marriage, but they should learn safe sex to avoid STDs, unwanted pregnancies, …

Free Spirit

Free spirit, free spirit, Leaving a mark in everyone you meet. Free spirit, free spirit, Missing you more than I’m willing to admit.

In Beloved Memory

Ladies and gentlemen, friend or foe, Thank you for joining me today in expressing my woes. Before us lies our dearly departed, And their murder has left me truly disheartened.

Improving My English

I have been asked many times by different people throughout the years how to improve their English. A lot of them raise the point that the words I use are understandable and not always bombastic, but it has never crossed their minds to use it a certain way in a sentence. I am extremely flattered …