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Kampong Boy

Kampong Boy
Author: M Ravi
New Pb267 pp.
Subjects: Law, Memoir, Politics, Singapore
Condition: Good
Publisher: Ethos Books
Published: 2013
Over the last decade, M Ravi has been involved in some of the most high profile and politically sensitive constitutional cases in Singapore. He has taken a courageous stand against the mandatory death penalty; argued for the right to free assembly, freedom of expression, the right to by-election, and equal rights for members of the LGBT community. Because of his advocacy for these issues, he has come to be seen as Singapore’s leading human rights lawyer, one of the few willing to battle away on these important issues.

Taking up human rights causes in the Lion City is often perceived by the authorities as an act of disloyalty, and those labelled as disloyal can see their own rights and liberties impinged upon. What are the springs of this commitment and the moral strength that have allowed Ravi to continue on this sometimes perilous path?

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  • Brand: Ethos
  • Product Code: 9789810757557 – Kampong Boy
  • Availability: In Stock
  • RM40.00

Tags: Death Penalty, Freedom of Expression, Human Rights, LGBT, M Ravi, Singapore