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Whose cause is Bersih’s?

First published in theSun on 3 September 2015, here. MANY of my urban, middle class friends and relatives went for their first …

Much ado about Selangor

(First published in theSun on 30 January 2014, here). NOT half a year has gone by since the 13th general election, and …

Fixing the Fundamentals

Fixing the fundamentals  (First published in theSun on Friday, 16th May 2013) THE country needs a sincere leadership that is serious in fixing …

The malapportionment of blame

The malapportionment of blame Tricia Yeoh (First published in Malaysiakini on 11th May 2013) COMMENT In the past week, two Malay newspapers Utusan Malaysia and Kosmo! chose …

An election by manifesto

An election by manifesto   Photograph: Kwong Wah Yit Poh Debates on policy became a major focus of Malaysian public discourse after …

A Manifesto on the Back Foot

A Manifesto on the Back Foot (A version of this was published in theSun on Wednesday, 10th April 2013. The below is …

Peaceful Transitions

Peaceful Transitions (theSun, 29th March 2013) PRIME MINISTER Datuk Seri Najib Razak said this week that a weak government owed to a reduced parliamentary …