Defending Dr M, the father of Malaysia's modern transportation

Didn't Umno use LRT, ERL, KLIA as political capital in past elections?
  Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman

Another dose of academia

I took a break from my Sydney University course with little or no intention of ever resuming it.
  Dean Johns

Reply to Hadi Awang’s open letter

COMMENT | ‘Everyone else seems obsessed with 1MDB but clearly, you, like I, are not.’
  S Thayaparan

Will my daughter be a racist if she goes to national school?

I’m very worried for her. To be honest, I don’t know what to do.
  Zan Azlee

PSM is right about Mahathir

‘Do not mock a party like PSM for speaking truth to populist power.’
  S Thayaparan

Can and should vernacular schools be abolished?

QUESTION TIME | ‘In theory, that is easy to do, but it will face considerable opposition…’
  P Gunasegaram

Umnoputra, not bumi status, is holy grail of Malay politics

COMMENT | It means preferential treatment above and beyond what ‘bumi’ status confers.
  S Thayaparan

An attack on the royalty from behind a mask of anonymity

COMMENT | ‘On a normal day, such ‘seditious’ remarks would have prompted police reports…’
  R Nadeswaran

Malaysia Airlines’ latest losses occurred during Najib’s time

But what now for the national carrier?
  P Gunasegaram

The real reason for the Malaysian travel ban

Travel bans a clever means to distract the rakyat from the issues plaguing Malaysia.
  Mariam Mokhtar

Umno should just ban all non-Malay political parties

What is stopping non-Malays from voting for opposition candidates?
  S Thayaparan

Diamonds are not forever, my lady

Clamouring for truth and justice.
  Azly Rahman

Public flogging replaces ‘Malaysia Truly Asia’ slogan

COMMENT | People will no longer talk about Malaysia being truly Asia.
  S Thayaparan

We are all ‘Chainese’

Liu Xiaobo's death reminds us of the need for state reform.
  Dean Johns

How do we handle media censorship?

COMMENT | If indeed there’s a need for censorship, then it should be in the form of societal control.
  Zan Azlee

Verses for an extraordinary newsmaker

COMMENT | Haven’t they forgotten that you’re one of the world’s most famous philanthropists?
  R Nadeswaran

10 lessons from the Asian financial crisis

Here are key lessons we have learnt.
  P Gunasegaram

In the run-up to GE14, beware of spin doctors

For gov’t mouthpieces, 1MDB is a non-issue.
  R Nadeswaran

Playing the losing non-Malay race card

MIC is the first political party to fold in this game.
  S Thayaparan

Don't shoot the messenger

The first duty of public servants is to serve the people.
  Mariam Mokhtar

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