Where will the empire (Umno) strike back?

May 20 — If Umno wants to turn 2009 around to its favour, what should it do? Meaning, where will the empire strike back?

So I’ll put on my Umno thinking cap on. Continue reading “Where will the empire (Umno) strike back?”

The return of the gane

Two hours ago, the guy who helped set up this blog for me quipped, well it was more of a rant – that I had to write more.

That’s pretty incisive advice, even if I’ll leave the language he used to get the point across.

So as most aspirations, desires or hopes in life, I’ll begin with a pledge, one that comes with a qualifier. Continue reading “The return of the gane”

Night Vigil For Raja Petra

In what is commonly a desolate spot on Wednesdays, the front gate drive way of the Sungai Buloh Prison, lights replaced that desolation. People came from far to show their solidarity for incarcerated blogger, Raja Petra.

The style and demeanour of Raja Petra is not necessarily the perfect cup of tea for many people, however having him persecuted for being a political commentator, does ask for any Malaysian who believes in democratic space to raise a collective fist together to ask the powers that be again and again until they provide an answer to our question, “Why?” Continue reading “Night Vigil For Raja Petra”