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Malaysia : It's NOT OK to rely on Islamic Eggheads

April 3, 2016

Malaysia : It’s NOT OK to rely on Islamic Eggheads

by Zainah Anwar

http://www.thestar.com.my

What we need is to overhaul the way Islam is taught and understood. 1,326 more words

Civil Society Issues

Citizens’ Declaration – first step or false start?

March 14, 2016

Citizens’ Declaration – first step or false start?

Malaysians might agree with some reluctance to forgive and forget and unite around a meaningful platform for change but not around such an insipid, uninspiring and incomplete declaration. 1,489 more words

Politics

Citizens'Declaration: Save Malaysia OR Save UMNO?

March 14, 2016

Citizens’Declaration: Save Malaysia OR Save UMNO?

by Boo Su-Lyn

http://www.themalaymailonline.com

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and other prominent politicians and civil society leaders announced their “Citizens’ Declaration” with much fanfare, but their Save Malaysia movement has created deep divisions as some grassroots activists feel that the former Prime Minister cannot be both Malaysia’s destroyer and saviour. 577 more words

Democracy

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

Politics

CD (Citizens'Declaration) is not to save Malaysia

March 13, 2016

CD (Citizens’Declaration) is not to save Malaysia

by Tay Tian Yan

http://www.themalaymailonline.com

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

Politics

Mahathir-Pakatan Harapan Deal: Bordering on Political Naivety

March 9, 2016

Mahathir-Pakatan Harapan Deal: Bordering on Political Naivety

 

by  Cmdr (Rtd) S. Thayaparan

If an offence come out of the truth, better is it that the offence come than that the truth be concealed.” 1,262 more words

Politics

Show us some Respect as we Malaysians are not Lemmings

March 8, 2016

Message to those in league with Mahathir: Show us some Respect as we Malaysians are not Lemmings

by Hafidz Baharom

http://www.themalaysianinsider.com

The recently launched People’s Declaration which showed Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed joining hands with Pakatan Harapan (Harapan) leaders and activists from various NGOs in the hope of deposing Prime Minister Datok Seri Najib Razak has triggered a spectrum of reactions. 844 more words

Politics