Najib: No more Mr Nice Guy


August 28, 2015 Politics in Malaysia No more Mr Nice Guy Beset by scandal, Malaysia’s Prime Minister cracks down on dissent August 29, 2015 | KUALA LUMPUR http://www.economist.com/news/asia/21662495-beset-scandal-malaysias-prime-minister-cracks-down-dissent-no-more-mr-nice-guy DOWN a quiet lane in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia’s capital, campaigners at trestle tables are doing a roaring trade in yellow T-shirts. The volunteers have already flogged more … Continue reading

Red Shirt UMNO Goons may cause trouble at BERSIH4.0


August 27, 2015 Red Shirt UMNO Goons may cause trouble at BERSIH4.0 by Asiasentinel Correspondent http://www.asiasentinel.com/politics/umno-threats-violenceumno-readies-violence-against-weekend-protests-weekend-protests/ UMNO Goons The threat of violence by an UMNO-linked coalition of goons against demonstrations set for August 29-30 raises the risk that the party is willing to spill blood in its campaign to save Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak’s … Continue reading

Time Magazine to Obama: Steer Clear of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib


August 27, 2015 Obama Should Steer Clear of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and Why by Charlie Campbell http://time.com/3974380/obama-malaysia-najib-razak-1mdb/ Washington is having serious trouble finding dependable allies in Southeast Asia The U.S.’s “rebalancing” toward Asia has two main pillars: being a counterweight to China and securing a free-trade deal called the Trans-Pacific Partnership. If Washington … Continue reading

Malaysia: BERSIH 4.0: It truly will be game over for Najib.


August 27, 2015 Malaysia: BERSIH 4.0: It truly will be game over for Najib. by John R. Malott, Washington DC http://www.malaysiakini.com Today, thanks to the most prestigious newspapers and magazines in the world, the whole world knows who the real Najib is. Now the world understands that there is only one Najib. And it is … Continue reading

Muhyiddin: UMNO is for all, not just for some


August 27, 2015 Muhyiddin: UMNO is for all, not just for some  by Joe Fernandez@www.freemalaysiatoday.com UMNO Deputy President Muhyiddin Yassin, who was sacked as Deputy Prime Minister on July 28,has expressed disappointment that there are people who seem to have quickly forgotten his four decades of service for the party including the time when it … Continue reading