Posts Tagged: Free Speech

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Who Burned The Witches

The Peculiar Logic of Blasphemy Laws

By Koh Wei Jie, Yale-NUS ’17 – See bio Rimsha Masih, a 14-year old Pakistani girl, was arrested this August after being accused of burning pages from a Quran, the holy book of Islam. Under Pakistani law, defiling, damaging, or desecrating

Who Burned The Witches

The Peculiar Logic of Blasphemy Laws

By Koh Wei Jie, Yale-NUS ’17 – See bio Rimsha Masih, a 14-year old Pakistani girl, was arrested this August after being accused of burning pages from a Quran, the holy book of Islam. Under Pakistani law, defiling, damaging, or desecrating

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The need for cultural translation: a re-post of Ng E-Ching’s May 14th, 2012 response in the Kent Ridge Common to Ng Kok Lim

Dear Mr/Ms Ng Kok Lim, Please call me E-Ching. Thank you for your email, which makes important points! One disadvantage of trying to say so much in such a short article is that my focus on adding something new to

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The need for cultural translation: a re-post of Ng E-Ching’s May 14th, 2012 response in the Kent Ridge Common to Ng Kok Lim

Dear Mr/Ms Ng Kok Lim, Please call me E-Ching. Thank you for your email, which makes important points! One disadvantage of trying to say so much in such a short article is that my focus on adding something new to

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Ms Ng, Yale resolution is not annoying: a re-post of Ng Kok Lim’s May 13th, 2012 piece in Temasek Review Emeritus

Dear Ms Ng E-Ching, I refer to your 9 Apr 2012 Yale News article “NG: Show Singaporeans some respect” [1]. You used your own experience of discussing banned articles within the confines of your own classes to show Yale academics

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Ms Ng, Yale resolution is not annoying: a re-post of Ng Kok Lim’s May 13th, 2012 piece in Temasek Review Emeritus

Dear Ms Ng E-Ching, I refer to your 9 Apr 2012 Yale News article “NG: Show Singaporeans some respect” [1]. You used your own experience of discussing banned articles within the confines of your own classes to show Yale academics