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Ku Li’s gripes about inclusive politics

Umno adviser’s comments reinforce modern perception of anachronistic, divisive race-based parties.

1 week ago · 2 comments

Ku Li’s gripes about inclusive politics

Being Malaysian after all these years

Any attempts to thwart the embracing of ethnic, social and cultural diversity must be stopped.

1 week ago

Being Malaysian after all these years

The snub PAS got in Sabah

Islamist party expected to contest 10 seats, gets none.

2 weeks ago · 2 comments

The snub PAS got in Sabah

Deputy ministers go over the top with Veveonah

Putrajaya should now consider implementing national fibre and connectivity plan in Sabah.

2 weeks ago · 2 comments

Klang Valley mustn’t be left high and dry again

Malaysians yet to learn hard lesson from previous water pollution cases like toxic chemical waste dumped into Sg Kim Kim.

2 weeks ago

Klang Valley mustn’t be left high and dry again



When Zawawi takes the high road

PAS man’s focus should be common concerns around which all Malaysians can rally, not others’ religious domains.

3 weeks ago

When Zawawi takes the high road

When public outrage cannot be wished away

A mere RM1,000 fine has not settled the problem of a minister's disregard for the law.

3 weeks ago · 3 comments

When public outrage cannot be wished away

Merdeka under the shadow of new normal

Diverse population can – and should – be harnessed into an asset crucial to nation-building.

3 weeks ago

Merdeka under the shadow of new normal

Project list to account for

In name of transparency, finance minister should disclose all direct negotiations under Pakatan, Perikatan.

4 weeks ago · 1 comment

Project list to account for

What pandemic tells us about Orang Asli

Neglect of indigenous communities goes against special privileges accorded in constitution.

1 month ago

What pandemic tells us about Orang Asli

No defence for nepotism

Ismail Sabri has rejected a support letter after public outcry.

1 month ago

No defence for nepotism

Standardised SOP vital to curb pandemic, injustice

People in power should not flout Covid-19 regulations if all Malaysians are to follow the rules.

1 month ago · 1 comment

Standardised SOP vital to curb pandemic, injustice

Dr Mahathir’s protracted fight against corrupt Malays

Calls to reject graft should be answered by all levels of society.

1 month ago · 6 comments

Dr Mahathir’s protracted fight against corrupt Malays

When words of past catch up

Art Harun is now being judged against noble values he once spoke of.

1 month ago · 1 comment

When words of past catch up

The unfinished business of doting mum Indira

One wonders if her being an ethnic and religious minority plays a factor in the drawn out efforts to recover abducted her daughter.

1 month ago

The unfinished business of doting mum Indira


Building eco-recklessness on Fraser’s Hill

Fact that tourists love Malaysia's natural heritage lost on developers who equate progress with material construction.

1 month ago · 1 comment

Building eco-recklessness on Fraser’s Hill

Raising fire alarm at tahfiz schools

More than 1,200 religious schools registered last year yet few possess certificate of fitness.

1 month ago

Raising fire alarm at tahfiz schools

Why bipartisan aid serves the needy better

To include more groups doesn’t dilute the importance of the government as the primary aid provider.

1 month ago · 1 comment

Why bipartisan aid serves the needy better

Sacrificed for Sabah leap

Politicians exploiting resource-rich state for personal ends.

1 month ago

Sacrificed for Sabah leap

Calling out ’supremacy' of Malay community  

No group that is smug about its corrupt leaders has call to feel pride.

1 month ago · 2 comments

Calling out ’supremacy' of Malay community  

Is GE15 a good idea amid Covid-19 spike?  

Voters more concerned about economy, sick and tired of constant politicking.

2 months ago

Is GE15 a good idea amid Covid-19 spike?  

Much ado about Finas licensing

Communication minister has touched a raw nerve with social media users.

2 months ago

Much ado about Finas licensing

Reputable young Malaysians wanted

Formal politics are not conducive for young politicians as the old guards still cling to power.

2 months ago

Reputable young Malaysians wanted

For the love of tanah airku

Patriotism can be nurtured in many ways, not just in structured programmes pushed by Putrajaya.

2 months ago

For the love of tanah airku

Resisting male-volence in Malaysian politics

Sexist and derogatory remarks take away seriousness of issues brought up in Dewan Rakyat.

2 months ago

Resisting male-volence in Malaysian politics