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Why Christians Should Not Be Afraid to Talk About Politics

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Have you ever gotten into a political discussion at church? It’s not always the most comfortable topic. “So what are you doing after church this afternoon?” “Um. . . Going to the protest march.”

It Doesn’t Stop At Our Votes

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On May 10, 2018, Malaysians woke up to a new reality. For the first time in the nation’s 61 years of history, a new coalition—Pakatan Harapan—has assumed the role of the government.

Hannah Yeoh: Becoming Malaysia’s First Woman Speaker

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Despite being the minority as a Christian Chinese female in Malaysia, Hannah Yeoh became the country’s first female speaker in a state parliament—and its youngest—at the age of 34 in 2013.

Tim Farron Quits as Political Leader — Was it the Right Call?

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Two days ago (14 June), Tim Farron, leader of the UK Liberal Democrats—one of the larger minority political parties in Britain—announced his decision to step down.

Why We Should Not be Politically Disengaged

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“Politicians – they’re all the same, aren’t they? All of them are lying to us, so we just vote for the lies we like the sound of and hope that maybe a few of them will actually come true, even though we know deep down that they probably won’t.”