Archive for October, 2012

Lesson for Christians from the Natrah riot

The Natrah religious riot rocked Singapore for three days beginning 11 Dec 1950, killing 18 people and injuring 173. The 13-year-old Dutch girl whose fate sparked the rioting is known to Christians as Maria Bertha Hertogh and to Muslims as Natrah (also spelled Nadra).

Heightened sentiments stemming from the Natrah court hearing were further aggravated by the newspaper war (English language versus Malay language paper). On Dec 5, the Singapore Standard published on its page 2 the headline ‘Bertha Knelt Before Virgin Mary Statue‘.

(more…)

October 31, 2012 at 3:15 pm 123 comments

Perkara mustahak untuk dipantau ketua-ketua Umno

Isu sabotaj. (more…)

October 30, 2012 at 9:40 am 77 comments

Kesan gejala Kristianisasi ke atas Melayu bandar

Blog Sungai Rapat Online (SRO) yang dikaitrapat dengan Hamidah Osman, exco kanan kerajaan negeri Perak, mengkhabarkan bahawa bilamana pemimpin DAP membaca sekerat ayat Quran dan secebis Hadis Rasulullah, evangelis-evangelis DAP tersebut akan disambut dengan laungan “Takbir” oleh orang PAS.

SRO berkata apabila sesuatu tindakan DAP itu seharus dipertikai, PAS pula yang melompat bangun menghentam pihak yang mempertikai dan jika direnungkan, ia sebenarnya PAS yang terikut-ikut dengan cara Kristian DAP. (more…)

October 29, 2012 at 2:44 pm 16 comments

“Grotesque role that the Church had played”

Yesterday I posted about the media lynching of a Latina nanny in New York.

The Krim case: Media play prosecutor, judge, jury and executioner’ recalls the Dreyfus Affair.

TIME magazine rates its as one of the Top 10 Trials That Shook The World.

Below is an excerpt from the portion of the TIME article on ‘The Dreyfus Affair‘ by Alexandra Silver:

“In 1894, Alfred Dreyfus, a captain in the French army — and a Jew — was falsely accused of (more…)

October 29, 2012 at 2:14 am 1 comment

The Krim case: Media play prosecutor, judge, jury and executioner

I find the unethical media coverage of the following sensational murder case in New York highly disturbing.

Two children aged 2 and 6 were found dead on Thursday.

The 30-something mother accused their 50-year-old nanny of committing the crime. (more…)

October 28, 2012 at 4:18 pm 19 comments

Biskop evangelis bersabit doa kalimah ‘Allah’

Gereja Methodist Malaysia melantik Rev Dr Ong Hwai Teik sebagai Biskop mereka dengan tempoh perkhidmatannya dijadualkan akan bermula 1 Jan 2013, mengikut laporan hari ini oleh The Star. (more…)

October 28, 2012 at 12:35 pm 23 comments

Pasca PRU13: 1Parti pemerintah, 1Parti pembangkang

Malaysia mempunyai sebanyak 32 buah parti politik yang berdaftar dengan Suruhanjaya Pilihanraya.

Parti-parti yang tidak tergolong dalam BN adalah seperti berikut:

DAP, PAS, PKR, PRM, PSM, PCM, SNAP, SAPP, STAR, KITA, Berjasa, Malaysian Workers’ Party (MWP), Sarawak Worker’s Party (SWP), Malaysia United People’s Party (MUPP), Parti Kongres Indian Muslim Malaysia (Kimma), Parti Makkal Sakti, Parti Barisan India Se-Malaysia (AMIPF), Parti Punjabi Malaysia (PPM) dan Parti Kongres Ceylonese Malaysia (MCC)

Jelas parti pembangkang utama adalah DAP yang pada masa ini menduduki 29 kerusi Parlimen.

PKR tinggal 23 kerusi Parlimen selepas beberapa orang wakilnya keluar parti manakala PAS mempunyai 22 kerusi.

(more…)

October 27, 2012 at 3:16 pm 87 comments

Older Posts


My blog, my like

Helen Ang

Smell the flowers

Recent Posts

CLICK ON IMAGE TO READ

Look who got TS Muhyiddin's autograph

'Apo Kono ei Jang' in Sarah's blog

'5 Maps that will help you understand the MH17 crash' in Alizul's blog

Pengunjung

  • 4,884,753 hits

Kalender

Archives

Feeds


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 341 other followers