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KJ John's Comments on Bridget Welsh's End of UMNO?

November 7, 2016

KJ John’s Comments on Bridget Welsh’s End of UMNO?

http://www.malaysiakini.com

I attended a book launch on the ‘The End of UMNO?’ because my good friend Saifuddin Abdullah wrote the foreword and invited me to be present. 933 more words

Politics

Malaysia Paddy Fields Are Najib’s Battlefield to Woo Voters

New York

June 20, 2016

Malaysia Paddy Fields Are Najib’s Battlefield to Woo Voters

by Shaminadam@shaminadam

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-06-19/malaysia-paddy-fields-become-battlefield-for-najib-to-woo-voters

Standing near paddy fields that stretched to the horizon, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak had one message for voters of the rural district of Sungai Besar: My government will take care of you. 1,091 more words

Politics

Datuk Ibrahim Ali's warning

A FIREBRAND AND THE SERMON ON NEP JUSTICE

When Datuk Ali Ibrahim made the “Perkasa” comment that selling off an MISC related company to non Bumi interest was an unnecessary move and a departure from the essential objectives of the NEP,  long knives long  were drawn in a fast and furious attempt to silence the man who the Chinese and Indians consider to be a racist. 1,311 more words

Good Read

Did Umno save Malays from poverty?

Prime Minister and Umno President Datuk Seri Najib Razak recently announced proudly how the party has managed to rescue the Malays and Bumiputra from abject poverty. 439 more words

Public Interest

The Russian Revolution

Vladimir Lenin

At the beginning of World War I was a nation in turmoil. The reforms promised after the Revolution of 1905 never materialized and poverty persisted as the economy worsened. 118 more words

World War I

Austerity as the new Normal: For Malaysia?

February 23, 2016

Austerity as the new Normal: For Malaysia?

Can the nation knuckle down to the new normalcy of low commodity prices, sharp currency depreciation and reduced dependence on foreign labour? 896 more words

Governance

TPPA-- Malaysia gets to keep the NEP

February 14, 2016

TPPA– Malaysia gets to keep the NEP

by Dr Shankaran Nambiar

http://www.themalaysianinsider.com

Malaysia’s leadership must be extremely satisfied on two counts: their success in negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) and the Parliament’s favourable position on the agreement. 914 more words

ASEAN