Sebuah kumpulan 25 rakyat biasa telah menulis suatu petisyen kepada Perdana Menteri untuk meluahkan sokongan terhadap kenyataan yang diberikan oleh 25 orang individu yang berwibawa. (English version below)
An Anonymous Malay expresses ambivalent feelings about special rights. Anonymous Cina responds that it is not the Malay but the system that is to blame. Another Anonymous Melayu adds that not all Malays reap the system’s rewards anyway.
A just peace must be based on an ideal understanding that national laws and policies are meant for all citizens regardless of racial differences without prejudice to the socio-economic position of the poor, says Linda Lumayag.
Umno-BN continues to manipulate ethno-religious issues to delay the emergence of a New Politics that is associated with justice, equality and freedom, and the push towards a more democratic two-party system, writes Francis Loh.