Posts tagged ‘Hannah Yeoh’
Two weeks ago (https://www.change.org to “Save the migrants/asylum-seekers stranded at sea!”, Tan Zhong Yan initiated a petition at
Statement today by P. Ramasamy, Deputy Chief Minister II of Penang
[Not in our backyard]
“However, Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng felt that, given the high population density in the state, the federal government should look elsewhere to place the migrants.
“Moreover, according to Lim, Penang is already having thousands of Rohingyas and other migrants, who are imposing a heavy economic toll on the state. (more…)
“Our government seems quite happy to let people die of starvation and exposure out in the open sea because apparently that’s what we Malaysians want,” Marina Mahathir wrote in her J–Star column on Thursday.
You can assume the following trend – which I’m going demonstrate – as one lesson that the BN will be taught in GE14.
1. The silent majority are sorely deprived of a platform for our voice. More than 600 out of some one thousand people are saying, ‘No’, the Rohingya should not be allowed to stay in Malaysia.
That’s what the majority (60 percent) of my poll respondents feel. (more…)
Lim Kok Wing is in the PMO as “special programme coordinator” to the Prime Minister – see the Tan Sri’s purported (if we credit this Insider news report) call card.
They are not refugees. Half of the 25,000 boat people are Bangladeshi economic emigrants.
A refugee is defined by the dictionary as “a person who has been forced to leave his country in order to escape war, persecution or natural disaster”.
There is no war, earthquake or tsunami in Bangladesh. (more…)