On his recent visit to Sarawak, PM Muhyiddin called our biggest state a “region“.
It could be Putrajaya’s tacit concession that the Federation of Malaysia comprises three regions: Malaya, Sabah and Sarawak. Continue reading “MH17’s bangsa bad luck”
“Last night, snipers killed five police officers and wounded seven others at an otherwise peaceful rally protesting recent police shootings.” [In Dallas on July 7.]
Duh. Does anyone else think that the above is the most bizarre introduction ever to a story? It’s presented by The Washington Post, no less. Continue reading “Racially profiling intended victims of attack”
Menjelang sambutan Krismas, enam kereta terbakar sekaligus. Continue reading “Kejadian bukan kerana letupan bom — Ketua Polis Negara”
Buah fikiran yang dibentangkan – lihat bawah – di Malay Mail pon semuanya pakai nama orang Melayu belaka.
Nah, inilah semangat Ketuanan Melayu Continue reading “Wakakaka, akhbar ‘Malay’ Mail konon”
The RTM tagline is no longer Salam 1Malaysia. It has changed to Salam sehati sejiwa, orangkampung informs us @ 2015/07/29 at 1:26 pm.
Forget Malaysian First. Our PM is Bugis. The DPM is orang Jawa. Continue reading “1Bugis, 1Jawa, 1Liberal, 1Mandarin song”
Persatuan Pengguna Islam Malaysia (PPIM) engaged the police and from that engagement, the Muslim consumers NGO released the statement below which is a fair and illuminating account of what transpired at Low Yat. So something positive and constructive had come out of the engagement.
LATEST: Police have confirmed that the explosion was due to a bomb. The fourth victim of the blast, Sharifah Azlina Hashim has died in hospital, http://www.therakyatpost.com/news/2014/12/29/pregnant-woman-succumbs-injuries-sustained-gurun-explosion/
Updated – 5.38pm, 29 Dec 2014
A blast yesterday evening killed a soldier, his 8-year-old daughter and another young child as well as seriously injuring his wife in Taman Ria Mesra, Gurun.
The impact of the strong explosion hit at least eight homes, knocking down walls – see picture below – and damaging two cars. Continue reading “Did a bomb go off in Kedah on Christmas eve?”
Alvin Tan made the following remark about his Bak Kut Teh stunt:
“My satirical attempts at ridiculing Muslims is an expression of my political disapproval of Muslims and Islam.”
(see TMI e-mail interview)
If like this how to live in a Malay-majority Muslim country? Continue reading “Do you trust Najib to defend Islam?”
Reproduced below are three reader comments responding to the news of Waytha Moorthy’s resignation.
Comment originally @ 2014/02/11 at 11:20 am
No one in mind. Indians do not need a charismatic leader, just a reversal of the marginalisation policies in place. Continue reading “BN gomen, Pakatan gomen, no difference to the Indians”
Presiden MCA Dr Chua Soi Lek menggesa kerajaan Melaka beserta majlis perbandaran supaya membenarkan pedagang-pedagang Cina untuk terus menjalankan perniagaan mereka di pasar malam Jonker Walk.
(Hindraf national adviser)
Hindraf calls upon the Kuala Lumpur High Court Judge to exercise his discretionary powers to review the sentence and conviction of Human Rights Party (HRP) secretary general and ex-Hindraf legal advisor P. Uthayakumar. Continue reading “Uthaya’s sedition sentence double his ISA time”
Reply to Calvin Sankaran # 11
I’ll dive into your points starting with :
(2) Comparisons with the US experience is problematic, as I have pointed out numerous times. The African American community is statistically the most successful of the African diaspora in the world. Continue reading ““BN has not budged from its race-based formula””
If there is a slant in the definition of the disenfranchised or marginalised, then fix the slant, Continue reading “‘Winnable candidate’: One who plays to the lowest common denominator”
Ganesan: Thank you for this interesting question.
“I have read many comments posted in Malaysia Today by readers who say that the Chinese do not need the Malays. In fact, I have deleted scores* of such comments because they only serve to rub the Malays the wrong way and does not help Pakatan Rakyat’s cause one bit.” — kata Raja Petra Kamarudin dalam rencananya bertajuk ‘Like a trapped animal (part 4)’
She is comel – 很 可 愛 – rather like a soft toy. Thus we see why Ong Sing Yee (Ong Xin Yi) has been speedily adopted as a mascot suitably representative of the DAP new vote bank — the young Chinese. Continue reading “Don’t make a martyr out of teenager who stepped on PM’s photo”
Shahrizat Abdul Jalil has so far gotten off very lightly.
“And even this event [departure of Shahrizat from the cabinet] is not an act on the part of anybody; Shahrizat was not sacked, nor did she resign, her status as minister merely becomes legally void when her term as a senator comes to an end on April 8, as under our constitution only a member of parliament or a senator can become a minister.” — Kim Quek, political commentator & author
The original video uploader Jess6366 has put in YouTube another clip where the words shouted can be heard. — 6.20pm Continue reading “KFC punch: What’s the real temperature of babi?”
UPDATE 4: This piece of news is being talked about in chat forum(s) in Indonesia, and has hit Singapore – World News item next? — 7.45pm, Feb 9
UPDATE 3: Sample of Malaysiakini readers’ call for boycott of Kentucky Fight Club and this is surely replicated in Facebook, chat forums and elsewhere. So who says a discussion here of the episode is making a mountain out of a molehill?
The Sedition Act dates back to 19 July 1948. It was amended (expanded and modified) in 1969 after May 13.
Generally the public is aware that the act preempts people from talking bad about the government Continue reading “Race Relations Act not a good idea”
Pada 2010, Zhongguo (China) mengalahkan Jepun untuk menduduki tempat kedua di dunia mengikut ukuran saiz ekonomi negara. Berdasarkan harga pasaran semasa, ekonomi nombor satu dunia setakat ini masih Amerika Syarikat.
Namun The Economist dalam lidah pengarangnya bertajuk ‘Becoming number one‘ (24 Sept 2011) menjangka Zhongguo akan berjaya mengatasi prestasi AS menjelang 2016 memandangkan tahap ekonomi tanah besar Cina sekarangpun menjangkau AS.
Setiap pohon dan pelepah, setiap unggas dan setiap mergastua di bumi yang dipijak kita ini ada namanya dalam bahasa tempatan.
Kalian mungkin masih ingat lagi cerita sebilah parang kononnya ditemui polis dalam kereta yang dibawa remaja Aminulrasyid Amzah berusia 14 tahun.
Aminulrasyid ditembak mati polis.
P. Kathir Oli mati ditembak polis pada Sept 15 lepas. Mendiang didakwa telah menggunakan parang untuk menyerang seorang anggota polis. (Baca butir-butir kes di sini.)
Di mana bumi dipijak, di situ warong dikunjung.
Akan tetapi makanan gerai pun bukannya murah lagi. Continue reading “Harga barang naik, saham BN turun”
Fakta menarik: Dua pertiga daripada orang keturunan Arab yang bermastautin di Amerika Syarikat adalah Kristian. Akan tetapi ramai pula (mungkin sebanyak satu perlima sehingga satu pertiga) orang berkulit hitam Amerika, yakni keturunan Afrika ataupun Negro, dianggarkan Muslim.