Getting rid of moral, political and other forms of malignancies afflicting Malaysia


January 21, 2017 Getting rid of moral, political and other forms of malignancies afflicting Malaysia by Dean Johns@www.malaysiakini.com Malignancies are very much on my mind as I write this, as my beloved youngest sister, Mercia, was only on Thursday diagnosed as having one that was massive but possibly hadn’t yet metastasised, and thus was rushed … Continue reading

Malaysian Economy: 2016 uneventful but 2017 is not rosy either


January 20, 2017 Malaysian Economy: 2016 uneventful but 2017 is not rosy either By Dr. Shankaran Nambiar 2016 has been rather eventful for the Malaysian economy. The growth rate — the one big indicator of macroeconomic health — has crumbled. From a past average of 5 per cent in real GDP growth, 2016 is likely … Continue reading

Shameful Injustice


January 20, 2017 Shameful Injustice by KJ John@www,malaysiakini.com What is the cost of one human life? What if the person is an Islamic State (IS) terrorist? Does his life cost any less? What if the person is a Palestinian? What about an Israeli? Are there different rules of human value for different peoples? What would … Continue reading

John Kerry–We got it right


January 20, 2017 We got it right–John Kerry “Diplomacy requires creativity, patience and commitment to a steady grind, often away from the spotlight. Results are rarely immediate or reducible to 140-character bites. But it has helped build a world our ancestors would envy — a world in which children in most places are more likely … Continue reading