“What makes you think that I’m a pendatang?” J-Star Voice of Moderation wants to know
Below is the J-Star‘s poster boy for Moderation, Niki Cheong.
He has some questions for Malaysia.
BELOW: The J-Star‘s ‘Brave Views, Bold Ideas’ muhibbah line-up comprising one Indian, one Malay and one Chinese
Firster public figure Niki Cheong was featured by Internet TV three days ago on Nov 8.
Ivy Josiah [programme host]: “What is your message to the people who do say you are a foreigner, y’know – ‘Go back to China’ …”
Niki Cheong: “I think my first question to them would be like ‘What makes you think that I’m a pendatang? What is it about me that is pendatang? What is it about my history and my family’s history is different from yours, and then we see how different we are’.”
BELOW: Taped for Incite.MY.tv (full interview here)