There's been a lot of reaction over the selection of the Perak Mentri Besar, which has gone to a Pas candidate. Kit Siang should not have asked his DAP state assembly members to boycott the swearing in. After all,...
Photo credit: PSM Operations Room, Sungai Siputhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=45dZZdOV_W8So Jeyakumar Devaraj of Parti Sosialis Malaysia has finally triumphed over S Samy Vellu. When I spoke to him early this morning, he sounded tired but happy. It had been a long, long...
He had a lot of blood on his hands. A mass murderer. But he was held in high esteem by Western leaders (and Asean leaders too: they were practically falling over one another to pay tribute to him)....
A friend of mine in the UK just sent me this message: I particularly take the point about the growing effectiveness of blogging and the ways in which Youtube and other such sites are serving to spread the truth...
What is fuelling the protests and rallies and candlelight vigils and prayer gatherings?If we look at the Hindraf protest, it would be easy to conclude that the main issue is ethnic and religious discrimination, which has left many Indian...
So the Asean leaders have signed a Charter in the wonderfully democratic nation of Singapore in the company of leaders from Burma's rogue regime. (Check out this excellent documentary "Burma's Secret War".) Each member nation now has to take...
The new US ambassador to Malaysia, James Keith is urging both Malaysia and the United States to conclude a Free Trade Agreement after an earlier deadline in June was missed.Of course, the US stands to benefit far more in...
I came across this interesting power-point presentation of the Stations of the Cross by Adolfo PĂ©rez Esquivel, a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate from Argentina, and I thought I would share it with you. What is different about these Stations...
It's not often that religious leaders come together to take a common stand on an issue of national significance.Over the years, Aliran organised a couple of seminars - one on corruption and the other on the human being -...
Christianity should not merely be seen as a spiritual process. There are also the social, cultural and economic dimensions involving the whole human person and his/her relationship with the community. In the Old Testament, God dramatically intervened in human history...

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