In Defense of University of Malaya Law Professor Azmi Sharom


September 2, 2014 In Defense of  University of Malaya Law Professor Azmi Sharom by Din Merican The Malaysian Insider, Malaysiakini, and other news portals have reported that University of Malaya Law Professor Azmi Sharom will be charged with sedition later today ( September 2) over his remarks on the Selangor Menteri Besar crisis. He joins … Continue reading

Sale of the Century: The Privatisation Scam


September 1, 2014 Sale of the Century: The Privatisation Scam Privatisation promised to turn the UK into an island of small shareholders. It failed: the faceless state bureaucrats have been replaced by faceless (better-paid) private bureaucrats – and big foreign corporations. How did we get to this point? by James Meek* (08-24-14)–The Guardian, UK Train fares … Continue reading

Secession is not an Option


September 1, 2014 After 51 years of federalism in which the centre (Putrajaya) is dominant, the time has come for us to review the bases of our relationship with Sabah and Sarawak. Both states have grown and a few generations have gone, and now there is growing restlessness among Sabahans and Sarawakians. To some extent, … Continue reading

‘AMANAT MERDEKA’ by The Hon’ble Prime Minister of Malaysia


August 31, 2014 ‘AMANAT MERDEKA by The Hon’ble Prime Minister of Malaysia [Following is the English translation of the full text of speech delivered by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak at the 57th National Day address at Dewan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysian Tourism Centre (Matic) in Kuala Lumpur on the evening of August 30, … Continue reading