All posts tagged 'race'

Leading by Example – Hannah Yeoh

One of the busiest state assemblymen in the country, Hannah Yeoh is truly a multi-tasker who manages to always …

Comfortable in Her Skin – Teo Nie Ching

First-time Member of Parliament for Serdang Teo Nie Ching was quietly serving her voters until she became a household …

Shining for Seputeh and Selangor – Teresa Kok

In conjuction with Merdeka Day and Malaysia Day, what does it mean for our country to be celebrating its …

K. Arumugam: From Policeman to People’s Rep

You were a police inspector, and you also have three degrees and a Masters in Criminal Justice. With a …

End of the road for UMNO?

The result of the Permatang Pasir by-election showed that UMNO-Barisan Nasional is at its wits’ end. The party is plagued with internal power struggles at the grassroots level with local warlords vying for what is left of their traditional power base in Permatang Pauh.

UMNO-Utusan continue to harp on race

For the last few months, UMNO-owned newspapers especially Utusan Malaysia have embarked on a campaign to win back Malay support by painting certain Malay Pakatan Rakyat leaders as traitors to the Malay race and Islam.

Cow head incident mars 52nd Merdeka anniversary

In the incident that shocked the whole country, some 50 residents purporting to be members of the Section 23 residents association in Shah Alam carried out a rowdy protest outside the state government premises on 28 August, where they brought along a severed cow head and proceeded to stomp and spit on it.