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Karpal Singh, a Malaysian hero – William de Cruz

There is a time for heroes, warriors and true patriots. Karpal Singh was one among an entirely rare breed of Malaysians who was all of these, and much, much more, during post-colonial Malaysia. A nation weeps and weeps. We are bleeding. It is now incumbent upon the Prime Minister to call for a national day of mourning, and to give... Read More

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