Category Archives: Words of Wisdom

MCA urges Putrajaya to scrap Lynas plant

MCA has urged the federal government to bar Australia’s Lynas Corporation from operating its controversial rare earth refinery in Gebeng, near Kuantan. In a press release yesterday, MCA president Dr Chua Soi Lek said it was no longer a matter … Continue reading

Posted in Barisan Nasional, NGO's, Words of Wisdom


Posted in Words of Wisdom

Kee Thuan Chye: The anti-bullshit crusader

By Stephanie Sta Maria Very little is capable of startling a veteran journalist with over three decades of writing under his belt. Unless it is being recognised on the street by strangers by virtue only of his recently produced work. … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Society, Words of Wisdom

We must reject incompetent politicians

By R Kengadharan Every local politician today claims to uphold democratic values and his ability to handle constructive criticism. This is a fallacy. Some are truly in politics because driven by passion whereas others are committed to lying, abusing power … Continue reading

Posted in Words of Wisdom

Food for thought: Differences between Indonesia and Malaysia

Differences between Indonesia & Malaysia from a retired German lecturer P. Feisenberg who had worked in Penang during Tunku’s days and in Jakarta in Suharto’s time. An interesting account of his observations & gloomy prediction of the future of a … Continue reading

Posted in Here and There, Words of Wisdom

Let’s show a little political graciousness. Perhaps it’s time to stop attacking a ‘fallen’ Shahrizat

By Paul Sir “THAT Bloody Woman” was possibly one of the most hurtful, demeaning and unforgettable terms ever slapped at the face of  Margaret Thatcher. That was purportedly retorted by Edward Heath, her erstwhile opponent and sworn enemy in the … Continue reading

Posted in Special Interest, UMNO, Women's rights, Words of Wisdom

Siblings of the same calling

By Dr Mohamad Tajuddin Md Rasdi I wish to comment on Dr Hasan Ali’s concern over the alleged attempts of Christian missionaries in converting Muslims. He has alluded to the presence of the men-in-white who are secretly doing Christian ‘dakwah’. … Continue reading

Posted in Religion, Words of Wisdom