Tagged: propaganda

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Stupid news and armchair politicians

Don’t under-estimate those armchair politicians and ‘commentators’ who still watch the stupid news! They’re not as ignorant or as easily led as politicians may think, writes Rakyat Jelata.

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Hate machines

One after another, our establishments and institutions are slowly becoming centres pandering to insidious propaganda of a government that is tottering on its last legs of power, observes gregwar.

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Janji ditepati: Mana sudah pergi?

In recent days, those still watching television might have noticed that the Merdeka dittie ‘Janji Ditepati‘ has been increasingly scarce. What has happened to this song, wonders our correspondent.

Pagar makan padi? 0

Pagar makan padi?

Much heated debate – including the memorable exchanges between Nazri and Mahathir – surrounded the Biro Tata Negara controversy. If Umno is not racist, why does it maintain an indoctrination agency like the BTN,...

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Peering into my crystal ball

You don’t need a fortune teller to tell you how the media will perform in the run-up to the general election: ‘Tis the season when the media turn into propaganda tools of the ruling...

Blogging the bullies and bullying the bloggers 0

Blogging the bullies and bullying the bloggers

Zaharom Nain explores the world of blogging in Malaysia. Bloggers are providing a real alternative to the mainstream media and countering the distortions and unravelling the propaganda. No wonder the authorities are sitting up...

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