Category Archives: UMNO

Kit Siang asks ministers: Are your kids abroad because our education system ‘sucks’?

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 19 — In continuing his tirade against federal government leaders for lacking faith in the national education system, Lim Kit Siang questioned today their rationale for enrolling their children in international schools. The DAP veteran asked if … Continue reading

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The Malay crab mentality

By Mariam Mokhtar What have these states in common – Terengganu, Perak and Kedah? They were once opposition-held states, each with a PAS menteri besar (MB). Selangor which currently has a PKR MB, may soon follow. The story of these … Continue reading

Posted in UMNO

East Malaysians and corrupt politicians are equally culpable

Mariam Mokhtar OUTSPOKEN: The academics who are responsible for writing the history of Malaysia are better suited to work in the kitchen. Being expert at cooking the books, the tripe they feed us, is not history, but just a record … Continue reading

Posted in Sabah, Sarawak, UMNO

Four reasons to bar Umno from Sarawak

Umno should be barred from setting foot in Sarawak on four grounds – racial bigotry, religious extremism, corruption and nepotism – that the party practises. This is unlike DAP, which practises multi-racialism and multi-culturalism, Sarawak DAP chief Chong Chieng Jen … Continue reading

Posted in Sarawak, UMNO

BN will win cheers but lose power, says Khairy

Absolute loyalty is outdated and it is wrong to force civil servants to support the ruling Barisan Nasional, said Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin. Noting that his view would not be accepted by the “conservatives”, he pointed out there … Continue reading

Posted in Barisan Nasional, UMNO

Oh Bung! At long last, you’re preaching tolerance and unity

     Cecilia Jeyanthi Victor QUICK TAKE: Datuk Bung Mokhtar Radin is one hell of a guy really! One moment, he is at his worst with his sexist and racial rants. Next, he is preaching tolerance and unity among Malaysians. … Continue reading

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Umno draws link between DAP and nudists

Were nudists emboldened by the fact that Penang is under the control of a DAP-led state government and therefore felt free and unafraid to participate in the “nude sports” event? This is the question posed by Penang Umno chief Zainal … Continue reading

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