There are two opposite extremes in Sarawak that are worlds apart.
First, an example of the harsh reality that faces the marginalised:
Hishamuddin’s aide falls into Sarawakian marsh
November 21, 2010
KUCHING, Nov 21 — Home Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein was today shocked to see his special officer Datuk Firdaus Ismail fall into a marsh when a wooden bridge leading to the dilapidated home of an elderly villager in Kampung Gersik, here, collapsed. (From a Bernama report in Malaysian Insider)
Contrast that with the opulent homes, the astounding wealth and the ostentatious lifestyles of the elites there, as documented in the Sarawak Report here.