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The Triumph of Volunteerism at Bersih 4

September 3, 2015


If bets were taken on the eve of Bersih 4 that it would end the way it did, the momentous success that it is, you would probably be given very long odds that it would be a peaceful rally with the biggest ever crowd in Malaysian history. You’d be a very rich man by now. […]

An Open Reply to Tengku Adnan : Where is Bersih Getting Its Funding?

August 17, 2015


Dear Tengku Adnan, On the 17th of August, 2015, it was reported by The Star Online that you knew about the RM2.6 billion that went into the PM’s account and that the matter has been “repeatedly explained”. But you then questioned where Bersih got its funding to run Bersih 4. To answer your legitimate question […]

Bersih 4: It’s Not About Regime Change

July 31, 2015


Since Bersih 4 was announced on the 29th of July. 2015 with the call for PM Najib Razak’s resignation over the 1MDB mega-scandal, some commentators and Facebookers have misunderstood the call as a call to overthrow Najib’s administration à la Arab Spring-style with phrases like regime change, Occupy, overthrow of a democratically elected government, etc, […]


June 21, 2012


Mayhem broke out at the Dewan Rakyat this week when the 2nd Asst. Deputy Minister in the PM’s Side Office YB Datuk Dr. Hajjah Mushyotak Bte Abdullah  in reply to a supplementary question from Ngeh Ngeh Lai (PAD-Beras Hitam) during Question Time, said that clauses against discrimination in the Federal Constitution doesn’t apply to the […]