Emmanuel Joseph

Emmanuel Joseph firmly believes that Klang is the best place on Earth, and that motivated people can do far more good than any leader with motive.


6 days ago

Moving Malaysia beyond the racial political model

More than 60 years after independence, many still feel the need to be represented by ethnicity.

Moving Malaysia beyond the racial political model

1 week ago

Umno’s crossroads puzzle

Party has several options moving forward in taking on general election.

Umno’s crossroads puzzle

2 weeks ago

Incorporate poverty eradication into Covid-19 strategy

The B40 group was hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic and more should be done to alleviate their suffering.

Incorporate poverty eradication into Covid-19 strategy

3 weeks ago

Mixed signals on Covid-19 economic activity

Instead of spurring consumption, SOP irregularities and issuance of hefty fines causing confusion, burden to Malaysians.

Mixed signals on Covid-19 economic activity

1 month ago

‘Grand coalition’ might be good idea 

‘Grand coalition’ might be good idea 


1 month ago

The Perikatan government, one year on

Clinging to power, uneasy allies could divide come the next election.

The Perikatan government, one year on

1 month ago

Political problems require political solutions

Party alliances, temporary or more permanent, need to be clarified, or the political crisis will drag on.

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Political problems require political solutions

1 month ago

In national unity, political language as important as policy

It would be positive, although risky, to introduce a proper, separate ministerial portfolio for non-Muslims, with some legal powers.

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In national unity, political language as important as policy

2 months ago

All hands on deck, please

All arms of the government need to work together to fight Covid-19 and fine tune its delivery systems.

All hands on deck, please

2 months ago

Transparency, logic, consistency not seen in Covid-19 fight

Enforcers of SOP keep targeting certain sectors of society, while workplace outbreaks spread like wildfire.

Transparency, logic, consistency not seen in Covid-19 fight

2 months ago

Moderates need to pick their battles

Singling out trivialities does not help their cause and may even reinforce their critics.

Moderates need to pick their battles

2 months ago

Time for everyone to step up and play part

Rakyat will be happier to do their bit if the leaders showed better example.

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Time for everyone to step up and play part

3 months ago

Political power but at what cost?

Political power but at what cost?

3 months ago

Elusive unity and evasive Malay politics

Elusive unity and evasive Malay politics

3 months ago

Missing the forest for the Christmas trees

Missing the forest for the Christmas trees