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‘The challenges a Muslim woman faces’: A talk by the Malaysian Human Rights Lawyer and activist, Nik Elin Nik Rasyid

‘The challenges a Muslim woman faces’ “I only get half share of any inheritance of what my brothers get.” “During prayers, I cannot pray in the same row as my sons but must always be [...]

2019-09-15T09:00:30+08:00Sunday, September 15th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Unity is for life, not just Merdeka day.

Once upon a time, in Malaysia, the majority of us were poorer, but we were happier. Loud music from a live band, men and women happily mingling in the crowd, lots of laughter, lots of [...]

2019-09-01T06:00:26+08:00Sunday, September 1st, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

The PH Conundrum in Perak (… If I were Ahmad Faizal I would not be able to sleep)

Multatuli wonders why DAP, PKR and Amanah, do not dare stand up against Bersatu. The parties are so power hungry that they will do anything to stay in power – even accept the smallest party’s [...]

2019-08-25T09:00:05+08:00Sunday, August 25th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Brilliant Syed Saddiq. Now we know your true colours…(for now, because you could U-turn again!) Ten days ago you wanted Zakir Naik deported. Tonight. You are his best buddy! Can you not make up your mind? Or get Mahathir to make up your mind for you.

The photos which I plucked from Malaysiakini tell their own story The question is, has Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman, moved from the Youth and Sports Ministry  to the Ministry of U-turns. One cannot decide [...]

2019-08-25T00:00:39+08:00Sunday, August 25th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

How dare the Perlis mufti insult Sabahans and Sarawakians by saying Malaysia belongs to the Malays? How daft is he; to want a Saddam-type leader for Malaysia? Saddam used chemical warfare and biological weapons and allegedly minced people alive.

The Perlis mufti,  Dr Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin, aka Dr MAZA, should be careful when he makes a wish.  For a Malaysian who is a man of the cloth, he was highly irresponsible, when he [...]

2019-08-24T09:00:16+08:00Saturday, August 24th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Are UKM students aware that Nur Fitri, the maths prodigy and paedophile is at large on the campus? What sort of duty of care does the teaching fraternity have in mind, for the people who work and study at UKM?

In May 2015, the rakyat was outraged, when a MARA maths scholar, Nur Fitri Azmeer Nordin, who was studying at Imperial College, was arrested, tried and charged with producing and possessing thousands of “Category A” [...]

2019-08-24T03:00:14+08:00Saturday, August 24th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Negri Sembilan police deny bomohs’ involvement in Nora Anne Quoirin’s Search and Rescue mission, whilst lawyer and child activist makes fresh allegations about Nora’s parents.

If you believe in bomohs, next time call Harry Potter. Five things to note. The bomoh factor Last week, when I wrote about bomohs being used to search for missing teenager Nora Quoirin, some readers [...]

2019-08-19T21:00:03+08:00Monday, August 19th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Both Zakir Naik and Rasputin the Mad Monk, with their peculiar charisma, ingratiated themselves to people of power.

One person Zakir resembles is the monk, Rasputin, a Siberian peasant turned holy man, who captivated the empress of Russia.  Although held in high esteem by the tsar, in reality, Rasputin was a sex-crazed drunk, [...]

2019-08-19T09:00:11+08:00Monday, August 19th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Former Malaysian ambassador, Dennis Ignatius, on Zakir Naik: hypocrisy & double standards

Dennis Ignatius is a former Malaysian ambassador. I reproduce his article in Rebuilding Malaysia, because today, it was reported that the controversial preacher, Zakir Naik, had lodged a police report on five Malaysians – Human Resources [...]

2019-08-19T06:00:06+08:00Monday, August 19th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Zakir Naik and the radicalization of Malaysia Baru, warns former Malaysian ambassador Dennis Ignatius

Dennis Ignatius is a former Malaysian ambassador. I reproduce his article in Rebuilding Malaysia, because today, it was reported that the controversial preacher, Zakir Naik, had lodged a police report on five Malaysians – Human Resources [...]

2019-08-18T12:05:04+08:00Sunday, August 18th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

What’s so special about Zakir Naik? asks former ambassador, Dennis Ignatius.

Dennis Ignatius is a former Malaysian ambassador. I reproduce his article in Rebuilding Malaysia, because today, it was reported that the controversial preacher, Zakir Naik, had lodged a police report on five Malaysians – Human Resources [...]

2019-08-17T03:00:16+08:00Saturday, August 17th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

How safe are the lifts in people’s housing projects (PPR)? How many of them are there in Kuala Lumpur? Throughout Malaysia? Are they regularly maintained?

In most cases, lift related accidents are not all that common but those which result in injury and death need serious attention, by the bodies in charge of public safety. Two weeks ago, eight adults [...]

2019-08-15T12:00:42+08:00Thursday, August 15th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Bukit Merah. A photo essay from a concerned citizen’s facebook. The photos and their captions tell a terrifying story of government irresponsibility and greed.

This write-up was found on facebook. I am unable to verify the source, but the person who wrote it has requested that we share his  story.  Those who have knowledge may be able to ascertain [...]

2019-08-14T09:00:03+08:00Wednesday, August 14th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |

Why did Mahathir backtrack on Lynas and why did he ignore the perils of Bukit Merah, which was his previous spectacular failure, located just outside Ipoh?

On 8 August, during a visit to Japan, Prime minister, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, said that his government would not shut down Lynas Corp, because the company had already invested RM1 billion in Malaysia. He has [...]

2019-08-13T09:00:49+08:00Tuesday, August 13th, 2019|Categories: Rebuilding Malaysia RSS Feed|Tags: , |
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