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Under BN, the corrupt get richer – by Wong Ho Leng

 It is reported that Taib Mahmud will announce soon that he’ll step down after the Sarawak state election. BN …

Is Najib becoming Pak Lah? – by Liew Chin Tong

Is Najib increasingly resembling his predecessor, Tun Abdullah Badawi, whom he replaced? Two years since Najib assumed office, the state …

Freeing Education from Politics – by Zairil Khir Johari

There is one particular issue in this country that never fails to incite fierce debate, with passionate arguments – …

Yang Berhormat at Your Service – by Ivy Kwek

As a child, I used to look up to those with titles in front of their names.“Yang Berhormat, Dato’, …

Mr. Speaker, make up your mind!

By Ivy Kwek The recently concluded House of Representatives sitting has seen to be a season of cutting salaries. …

Parliment as the institution of democracy deserves a bigger budget

By Ivy Kwek Standing at RM214 billion, the 2011 budget is the largest budget that Malaysians have received thus …

No more Arms Procurement in 2011?

By Foo Fei On October 14, Defence Minister Dato’ Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi stated that the Ministry of …

PDRM – More money, more effective?

Malaysians heaved a collective sigh of relief in September over the departure of one of the most notorious policeman …

Slow Death for MSM Papers

By T.K. Tan Recently, the Audit Bureau of Circulation (ABC) of Malaysia released the half yearly circulation figures as …

Gender Justice

A recent conference organised by the Good Governance and Gender Equality Society (3Gs), a Penang-based non-governmental organisation examined the …