Matriculation debate highlights need to stop racialising issues - academic

Annabelle Lee

Modified 20 May 2019, 11:29 am

Education Minister Maszlee Malik's attempt to justify the racial quota in the matriculation programme has earned him brickbats, but the episode also highlighted existing divisions within society.

Political analyst Wong Chin Huat believes that the outcry over Maszlee’s handling of the matriculation debate points to prevailing political-racial divisions, and urged a reconfiguration...

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