Tariq Ismail | Looking for Dr Ismail, 41 years after his death
Aug 2 marks the 41st year since our nation witnessed the passing of one of our national heroes, Dr Ismail Abdul Rahman. This was a man that personified strength, unity, tolerance, governance and rule of law.
A principled man with a strict code of ethics, who would “even jail his own mother if she broke the law”, Dr Ismail had his own philosophy and vision in what he envisioned Malaysia to be.
Many stories and articles highlight Dr Ismail the man. I, however, would like to look at Dr Ismail the institution and what he means to us today.
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