Blog reader KJ shares his thoughts with us: Re liberalisation/de-regulation: I think the general literature is pretty clear on this that over the past quarter century or more liberalisation has meant de-regulation. It was said that over-regulation was the problem,...
In case you missed it during the thick of the Hulu Selangor by-election campaign, Rosmah has clinched the inaugural "International Peace and Harmony Award" in recognition of her "extensive charitable work and to celebrate the important links between Malaysia...
There is a significant divide in opinion in how the US budget deficit should be cut - and this divide has been heightened in the wake of S&P's downgrade of the US economy. It seems the US Congress and...
The legendary American 'people's historian' and anti-war activist Howard Zinn, author of the classic 'A People's History of the United States', has passed away. http://www.youtube.com/v/sXLuNza-q-c&hl=en_GB&fs=1&rel=0 "You cannot depend on presidents; you cannot depend on elections and voting to solve your problems,"...
What has the US-led Invasion and Occupation of Iraq really achieved? What have the deaths of hundreds of thousands of Iraqis and thousands of American troops really accomplished? If you ask me, a lot of people made a lot of...