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Daily Archives: 2011-01-13

Idealism in Youth Needs to be Encouraged

By Dr Wong Wee Nam “良药苦口利于病,忠言逆耳利于行“ “Good medicine is bitter to the mouth but cures the illness; honest words grate the ears but right the act.” Who is Kenneth Lin? Well, he is a boy who has just turned 16. He is also a lad who was recently given a scholarship at a grassroot scholarship award presentation event for being …

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Focus: Earth – An interview with ACRES

Animal protection and welfare is often met with cynicism. People usually find it hard to understand why some would make the effort to help a species other than our own. Personally, I still get a kick out of the faces I see when I refuse sharks fin soup at dinners – “incredulous”, “man, you don’t know what you are missing” …

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