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Malaysia’s Opposition that Couldn’t Shoot Straight

May 21, 2016


Malaysia’s Opposition: The Gang that Couldn’t Shoot StraightAsia Sentinel | Asia Sentinel

by John Berthelsen

Malaysia’s opposition parties, disorganized, squabbling among themselves and fighting over power, have driven reformers to despair, with some who decline to be named saying they simply no longer want to bother working with them. 1,153 more words


Cmdr (rtd) Thayaparan on Anwar Ibrahim Letter from Prison

May 20, 2016

Cmdr (rtd) Thayaparan on Anwar Ibrahim Letter from Prison

“This was my first real lesson in politics… If you are cast on a desert island with only a screwdriver, hatchet, and the chisel to make a boat with, why, go and make the best one you can. 1,078 more words


The Mistakes Man Makes

April 5, 2016

The Mistakes Man Makes

by Kassim Ahmad

Revised and expanded on 6th April, 2016

At times I wonder whether man is a tragedy or not. 1,309 more words


Cambodian Opposition Fights Back With IT-Solutions

Partyforumseasia: The peaceful handover from a military junta to a victorious opposition in Myanmar notwithstanding, Southeast Asian domestic politics is hardball from the textbook. Eliminating opposition when it develops into dangerous competition is not the most elegant or democratic way of staying in power, but it works. 403 more words

Political Parties In Southeast Asia

Why Tun Mahathir Really Wants To Go To Jail!

Tun would like nothing better than to be thrown in jail. In fact the worse thing for him right now is to not be in jail.  441 more words

Malaysia Politics

Malaysia’s Not so Grand Opposition Coalition: A Recipe for Problems

March 13, 2016

Malaysia’s Not so Grand Opposition Coalition:  A Recipe for Problems 

The ‘enemy of my enemy is my friend’ concept could be a recipe for problems… 1,166 more words


CD (Citizens'Declaration) is not to save Malaysia

March 13, 2016

CD (Citizens’Declaration) is not to save Malaysia

by Tay Tian Yan

Be it “Save Malaysia” alliance or the Citizens’ Declaration, the all-powerful implications of “country” and “citizens” have been applied. 512 more words