Category: 2006: 7

The ties that bind 0

The ties that bind

Despite the violence in southern Thailand, one Buddhist woman is determined to continue working with Muslim fishermen to help maintain the mutual trust necessary for future peace. Supara Janchitfah has the story.

Mission and omission 0

Mission and omission

National unity must be based on social justice. Graham Brown highlights the disturbing trend of widening regional disparities between Peninsular Malaysia and Sabah and Sarawak, a gap made evident in the Ninth Malaysia Plan...

Seal your leadership, Mr Prime Minister 0

Seal your leadership, Mr Prime Minister

K George writes to the Prime Minister, urging him to take just and appropriate action on the issues that have tarnished his 'Mr Clean' image. "Makethe battle against corruption your priority, make accountability your...

The politics of dialogue 0

The politics of dialogue

John Hilley argues that curbs on the discussion of racial and religious issues not only breed suspicion, resentment and disunity but foster Vision-type notions of national unity popularised by big leaders.Malaysians do know how...

Abdullah must intervene 0

Abdullah must intervene

The assault on the Judiciary in 1988 requires a complete reassessment with a view to restoring the integrity of the judges who were wronged.Even a first year law student would detect a complete lack...

A man wronged (Part 1) 0

A man wronged (Part 1)

“Looking at the (Tribunal’s) report now, I do not have any doubt that my decision not to participate in the proceedings was right …,” Tun Salleh Abas said in the conclusion of his reply...

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