Just watching the 50th Merdeka celebrations on TV and I can't help but notice how top BN politicians are dominating the proceedings. The 8tv talk show hosts are singing the praises of the PM. Samy and Ong Ka Ting are...
When it comes to the question of the chain of command in political matters, I am reminded of the 12th century story of Thomas Becket. Authoritarian leaders of nations these days don't like to get their hands dirty. Instead, they...
Farish Noor in Singapore shares with us his thoughts on a landmark general election. "Looking as the campaign as whole it can be said that the opposition parties have managed to build a wider support network than before. "Though...