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It Is Ironic

It is ironic

Considered a democracy–

Republic really

We treasure our vote

Though in many ways a farce

Given candidates

By parties that are corrupt… 20 more words


US Asian Foreign Policy

October 26, 2014

US Asian Foreign Policy

by Dr. Munir Majid@www.the star.com.my

“US foreign policy in Asia, therefore, has to be delicate and sensitive enough to adjust to what can be described without exaggeration as seismic economic change. 1,838 more words


Thinking Malaysian Muslims Needed, says Dr. A.Farouk Musa

October 26, 2014

Thinking Malaysian Muslims Needed, says IRF’s Dr. A. Farouk Musa

by Elizabeth Zachariah@www.themalaysianinsider.com

Seen as one of the brighter prospects in the Muslim world, Malaysia is now at the crossroads of either being a progressive Islamic country or regressing into a world where clerics rule without any question. 1,145 more words


Things Political Organizers Want You to Know

So, most of my first of ten 14-hour days is almost over.  I handled it a lot better than I thought I would, especially considering I only got about 4 hours of sleep last night.  1,611 more words

Why Model United Nations is great!

On Saturday October 25, I’ve been to my fifth Model United Nations Conference. Once again, as always I enjoyed it (I didn’t win but I had fun, which is the point). 181 more words


Day of Final Reckoning has come for Anwar Ibrahim

October 26, 2014

Day of Final Reckoning has come for Anwar Ibrahim

by Jocelyn Tan@www.thestar.com.my

Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is approaching another critical moment in his career as the apex court readies to hear his sodomy case appeal. 1,570 more words


Day 7 - The boy who sold the tea

30th June 2014

So since the wise lady’s husband is back, he likes to give me brief explanations of history and politics, but seemingly he tells it from his point of view, because the wise lady always interrupts him and says that this is not true. 628 more words