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Federal system of Malaysia – Then and Now

Every year when Malaysia celebrates 31 August and 16 September as national holidays, besides enjoying the fireworks, it should …

Malaysia’s Federation – A Chronology

Gerrymandering – We can do something about it!

In the 2013 general elections (GE), there was a record turnout of voting throughout the country. However, much to …

UMNO’s last bastions: Ideology and subsidy

by Steven Sim The Grand Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini famously once said of the Iranian Revolution; it is not about …

Malaysia among the most mal-apportionment countries in the world

  In this research piece, Serdang MP Ong Kian Ming uncovers another dubious distinction for Malaysia- one of the …

Dubious ICs on electoral roll – More dirt uncovered

The ongoing Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into Sabah’s illegal immigrant problem has thrown up more dirt and shocking …

Najib is right on austerity but wrong on where to start

by Steven Sim The past six months had been a roller coaster ride for Malaysians. First, the will of …

Deciphering the 13th GE results

In this edition, the Rocket (Chinese) executive editor Lam Choong Hwa analysed and break down the 13th general election …

We have a spending problem, not a revenue problem

by Mohd Ariff Sabri Fresh from the 2014 Budget, there are a few things to bear in mind. Malaysia …

Are we ready for climate change?

by Yeo Bee Yin Super Typhoon Haiyan poses a question to all Malaysians – are we ready for “climate …