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Madeleine Thien

Madeleine Thien is a novelist currently living in Singapore. Her latest novel, Dogs at the Perimeter, about the aftermath of the Cambodian genocide, was shortlisted for the 2014 International Literature Prize.

Politics

Time for the real Canada to stand up

Today's election is a stark reminder that Canadians should not be swayed by the politics of fear and hypocrisy.

Politics

Obedience and uncertainty in Singapore

The ruling People's Action Party has won a decisive victory, but the city-state is a place of growing disquiet.