Saturday, January 21, 2017

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Social media influence in society

Freedom of speech is the right to articulate one’s opinion and ideas without fear of government retaliation or censorship or society sanction. Through this exercise,...

Outdated Nazir Razak still harping on non-issue 1MDB

Nazir Razak is still talking about events that occurred in 2015. Since then a lot of water has flowed under the bridge. Things are moving so...

Hasan Ali sacked because he exposed corruption in Selangor government

Hasan Mohamed Ali of PAS won the Gombak Setia state seat in Selangor in the March 2008 general election and was appointed an executive...

DAP triggered a royal rumble to promote graft suspect Arif

“Sec-gen Mohd Arif, his two sons remanded in corruption probe,” said The Star on 5th January 2016. Mohd Arif Ab Rahman is Rural and Regional...

Why Bank Negara failed to act on Nazir Razak?

On April 1, 2016, the Singapore Straits Times reported: Nazir ‘received, then disbursed funds from Najib’s bank account’, says WSJ. This was what was reported: "Prominent...

Corruption in Australia is deeply rooted

Australia’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop often ready to conduct her foreign policy via the media has now fallen on her own sword with revelations,...

Whither Pribumi and Pakatan Harapan?

Last Saturday was the official launch of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Pribumi) at the Malawati Stadium in Selangor. However, I can only describe this whole...

Pribumi hopes to engage PAS

The talk in town today is about last night’s official launch of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Pribumi) at the Melawati Stadium in Selangor. However, people...

Mahathir’s proposal to abolish Goods and Services Tax makes no sense

At yesterday's Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) launch, despite saying that introducing a new tax called Goods and Services Tax (GST) has caused inflation...

Sharia RUU355 is constitutional

There are many from both sides of the political divide (Barisan Nasional as well as Pakatan Harapan) who argue that Act355 or RUU355 is...

Chinese vs Chinese

Since my article yesterday — When Mahathir sold Malaysia to the Japanese, Koreans and Taiwanese — many people still insist that Prime Minister Najib...

Endless flood trauma for Malaysians

Flood has become just “any other“ news for us Malaysians these days. It’s a yearly anticipation and battle to fight with. I remember reading...

Mahathir’s Look East Policy is still on

What Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said was actually very true. I have read many comments by critics of Prime Minister Najib Razak alleging...

Pakatan Harapan suffering from trust deficit

Following the 13th general election (GE13), Pakatan Harapan thought that it had political life in abundance and therefore would never perish. It believed that it would...

MCA and DAP speak alike on sharia

MCA says it opposed the amendments to the syariah based on a principled argument towards upholding the integrity of the Federal Constitution. Terence Netto is...

If not 1MDB, anti-establishment urban voters will choose another issue to attack Najib, BN...

“Najib needs to restore trust deficit among urban voters, say political experts,” said Today Online, the full report which you can read below. The report started...

Mahathir just can’t stand seeing 1MDB and BR1M assisting the people

In Mahathir Mohamad’s latest blog posting today (Menghalalkan yang haram) he said, “Demikian juga apabila kita tahu duit itu dicuri, tetapi kita terima duit...

Anina mere pawn in Mahathir’s play

Some say the best defence is a good offensive. That is what former Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Muhyiddin Yassin appears to be doing - keeping...

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