Post Tagged with: "Lim Kit Siang"

Holding UMNO ransom over Terengganu

15 May, 2014

By Lim Kit Siang I could not have agreed more with the MCA President Liow Tiong Lai who had advised UMNO Terengganu Assemblymen that they must “put people first, instead of their personal interests”. It is very clear what Liow was trying to say when commenting on the former Terengganu ... Full Article →

Battle for Gelang Patah – For Johor and Malaysia!

15 April, 2013

JOHOR BAHRU, 15 April 2013 – DAP parliamentary leader Lim Kit Siang said that his contest for the Gelang Patah parliamentary seat in the coming general elections (GE) was a high-risk decision, but that he had decided to do it for the sake of Malaysia. “When I decided to leave ... Full Article →

The Young and the Restless

2 March, 2012

The youth being the future of Malaysia is not just a figure of speech. With more than 70 percent of Malaysians under age 40 and below, their aspirations and voting choice will decide the future of the country. The Rocket’s T.K Tan asked DAP parliamentary leader and Ipoh Timur MP ... Full Article →

Welcome to the nightmare…

7 December, 2011
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LIM GUAN ENG The new Peaceful Assembly Act 2011 should rightfully be called the Illegal Assembly Act. It is worse than the Police Act which has been used to deny the people’s right to peaceful assembly for years. The new law does not even state the number of people that ... Full Article →

Seriously, Najib?

9 October, 2011
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by Lim Kit Siang  The malicious and selective prosecution of PAS Deputy President Mohamad Sabu for criminal defamation should dampen the euphoria in certain quarters sparked by the Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s latest gambit to brand himself as the reformer par excellence to make Malaysia the “best democracy ... Full Article →

The Bailout of all UMNOputra Bailouts

8 September, 2011
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by Lim Kit Siang It boggles the imagination as to how the withdrawal of all suits against the former Malaysia Airlines (MAS) chairman Tan Sri Tajuddin Ramli could save the Federal Government billions. It is the Malaysian taxpayers who are the real  victims of the Tajuddin-MAS financial bailout in 2000 ... Full Article →

Yellow Saturdays

3 August, 2011
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by Lim Kit Siang DAP Members of Parliament and State Assemblymen have begun to wear yellow on July 16 to support the “Yellow Saturday” campaign. We call on Malaysians to wear yellow every Saturday to support the Bersih 1Malaysia generation which came of age on 709, when Malaysians regardless of ... Full Article →

UMNO’s Muhyiddin possesses neither class nor standard!

3 August, 2011
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by Lim Kit Siang Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin is shaping up to be the worst Deputy Prime Minister and UMNO Deputy President in history. I would not yet say that he is destined to be the nation’s worst Education Minister although he is undoubtedly leading the pack in a more ... Full Article →

Being Mrs. Lim Kit Siang

25 February, 2011
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Neo Geok Tee, a simple homemaker who spent half a century quietly looking after the family, the woman behind the political giant has managed to remain largely out of the public eye while her iconic husband served the nation through triumphs, tragedies, and great toil. Early days Kit Siang’s initial ... Full Article →

Guan Eng: Kit Siang inspires us to greatness.

25 February, 2011
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How does one acclaim a man who is a living legend? Recognised by every Malaysian for his tireless advocacy for justice and freedom. Acknowledged by friend and foe as an indefatigable fighter for a better Malaysia. And admired universally for his unquestioned courage, incorruptibility and integrity. Shakespeare wrote that some ... Full Article →
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The evolution of political Islam in Malaysia

27 September, 2015 0 Comments

On Political realignment, Part 2 BY Liew Chin Tong, DAP Political Education Director and Kluang MP   I would divide the evolution of political Islam in Malaysia into three stages: Islamic revival/resurgent which culminated in changes in UMNO and PAS in 1982, the emergence of PAS’ progressive faction in 1998, ... Full Article →

Nurul Nuha: The face behind #KitaLawan

8 April, 2015 0 Comments

There is something about Nurul Nuha Anwar that seems familiar, the first time you meet her. You cannot really put your finger on it, but it is as if you have met her before, or have known her for absolutely ages. Which is unlikely to be so, since Nuha, who ... Full Article →

Penang launches campaign to combat violence against women

19 November, 2014 3 Comments

The Penang State Government has launched a historic three-week state-wide campaign against Violence Against Women (VAW) to raise awareness about preventing violence against women and girls. This is the first state-sponsored event of its kind organised by the Penang State Executive Council for Women, Family and Community Development, and the Penang ... Full Article →

Who’s afraid of the big, bad Sedition Act?

5 May, 2015 0 Comments

By Pauline Wong The recently passed amendments to the Sedition Act and the newly-minted Prevention of Terrorism Act have been divisive, to say the least. Opinions on these two Acts have been completely on opposite ends, with on side saying it is necessary to protect public peace and order, and ... Full Article →