As we mourn the passing of this great leader, and pay tribute to his great contributions to the nation, here’s some links that mark his life story.
Is McDonald, a company with presence in more than 100 countries, and having more than 36,000 local restaurants serving approximately 69 million people each day really failing?
What role does English play in the language ideology of multilingual Singapore? How did the sociolinguistic history of early Identities in Singapore affect the current language policy of the nation state? Should Singlish be abolished completely in favour of a standard form of English in the face of globalization?
Do you know what is Barista Speak? Why martini is a masculine name; and how coca cola is deemed to epitomize the contemporary period of capitalism?
When George Orwell wrote 1984 in 1949, I believe he didn’t expect his story will “come true” 64 years later in 2013 with Snowden Edward as Smith Winston. Beale, Lewis gave a special report on CNN titled “We’re living ‘1984’ today” and highlighted some of the similarities in the Orwell’s story vs the life now in 2013.