Tag: European Union

Brexit and the divide in UK citizens’ political identity: what is to become of “Leavers” and “Remainers” after Brexit?

Some of the opinions expressed in this article can be attributed to Timothy Oliver, lecturer in British politics, who wrote the original piece for The Conversation.  Last Friday (Jan 31) was no ordinary Friday. In all the chaos and global distress caused by the rampant...

Dr M urges nations to fight climate change but defends Malaysia’s palm oil industry

Dr Mahathir Mohamad urged countries to prepare to fight against climate change and the natural disasters it brings instead of starting wars against one another. He delivered his speech at the 74th UN General Assembly in New York on Sept 27, 2019. "The world is experiencing...

Malaysia launches “Love MY Palm Oil” campaign in the face of Europe’s anti-palm oil stand

Malaysia is understandably upset at the campaign to ban palm oil by the year 2030 since the country is the second-biggest palm oil producer in the world. To combat this, Malaysia is rolling out a ‘Love MY Palm Oil’ campaign, one that the Prime Minister,...