Suraj Girijashanker

Suraj Girijashanker

Suraj Girijashanker is assistant professor at Jindal Global Law School. He is a specialist in international human rights law and international refugee law. He was born and raised in Brunei.

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Opinion | If a racist attack happens in a supermarket, what should the staff do?

Asian shoppers are reported to have been racially targeted at Australian supermarkets, even as racism complaints increase in the country after the onset of Covid-19. What responsibility do retail companies have for protecting customers from racism?

25 Jul 2020 - 1:35AM

Asian shoppers are reported to have been racially targeted at Australian supermarkets, even as racism complaints increase in the country after the onset of Covid-19. What responsibility do retail companies have for protecting customers from racism?

If a racist attack happens in a supermarket, what should the staff do?
Opinion | Brunei LGBT laws: move over George Clooney, why Asian activists are better off without ‘Western saviours’

Celebrities’ campaign against the laws has focused mainly on gay sex being punishable by death, but neglect their impact on other segments of society.

4 Jun 2019 - 2:38PM

Celebrities’ campaign against the laws has focused mainly on gay sex being punishable by death, but neglect their impact on other segments of society.

Brunei LGBT laws: move over George Clooney, why Asian activists are better off without ‘Western saviours’