Category: 2010: 1

Ko-Tai: Penang’s untold story 0

Ko-Tai: Penang’s untold story

Photo by Tan Sooi Beng Shakila Abdul Manan describes how a group of multi-ethnic youths brought George Town’s local history to life through an inclusive musical drama, ‘Ko-Tai’. 

Even Malays are leaving Malaysia 0

Even Malays are leaving Malaysia

Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah is concerned that even Malays are getting disillusioned with the state of the nation and leaving the country, reports the Malaysian Insider.

Malaysia’s migrant hell-holes 0

Malaysia’s migrant hell-holes

Angeline Loh looks at Malaysia’s ‘migrant hell-holes’ – the immigration detention camps, where evidence of cruel, degrading and inhuman conditions is overwhelming. 

Blues over education system 0

Blues over education system

Over the long-term real change will be facilitated through a revamp of the education system which, as Teacher’s Blues describes, now falls desperately short of expectations.

Ketuanan Melayu vs Cucu Dato’ Merah 0

Ketuanan Melayu vs Cucu Dato’ Merah

Hishamuddin Yahaya says racial sloganeering could become irrelevant if a new government takes over that is better able to promote democracy and socio-economic and cultural justice. 

BTN course 0

BTN course

Aliran Monthly’s Thinking Allowed column takes a light-hearted look at the BTN course, no cover-up at a nudist colony, protection for whistleblowers and then declares that Umno is not a racist party! 

Democracy undermined 0

Democracy undermined

Forces are at work to subvert the voters’ choice in the last general election while others are playing up emotive issues of race and religion for political ends, warns P Ramakrishnan. 

Over 4000 people receive our FREE weekly e-newsletters with the latest insights
Subscribe now