Tagged: politicians

Help! Umno think tank is empty 8

Help! Umno think tank is empty

Umno has turned the practice of recycling discredited and disgraced politicians into an art form. In the process, it has displayed total disregard for the multiple problems facing society, observes Tota.

Sour politicians can’t take a joke 0

Sour politicians can’t take a joke

Can we blame the bloggers for the sour and humourless dispositions of our politicians? Perhaps,  they’ve been eating too many sour grapes and have no means of expressing their frustrations in a more positive...

MPs and rakyat: Who needs whom? 0

MPs and rakyat: Who needs whom?

In Malaysia, politicians are rarely held accountable for their misdeeds and those guilty rarely resign, observes our Thinking Allowed correspondent. The absence of shame among them is mind-boggling.

The BN/PR challenge 0

The BN/PR challenge

 If our politicians’ goal is to ensure justice for all, then they must use power to ensure that this objective is met in the interests of all Malaysians irrespective of ethnicity, writes K Haridas.

Buying nails for the coffin 0

Buying nails for the coffin

The BN, especially Umno, has an inexhaustible supply of characters like Najib, keris-kisser Hishammuddin, Nazri, Muhammad Taib, Azalina, Toyo — just to name a few – who have fantastic talent to screw up things...

Troubling times 0

Troubling times

The silent majority must wake up and take a stand against opportunistic politicians who are using race and religion to stir the cauldron, says P Ramakrishnan.

Pity the poor keris 0

Pity the poor keris

Farish A Noor looks at how the keris, a universal symbol, has been transformed into a tool of racial politics.

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