What makes a house a home?

An Indian boy is asked to build a model of his house at school. A tale on the social economic plight faced by many Malaysians. Watch the making of The House here. (15Malaysia is a short film project. It consists of 15 short films made by 15 Malaysian filmmakers. These films not only deal with … Continue reading

How to apply for police permit…

This was a response to Vijay Kumar Murugavell’s article, My advice to Hindraf and other groups on civil protests. The writer has very helpfully provided a sample police permit application letter for our reference. Please take note if you are going anywhere public in a groups of 3 or more people. —————- Anybody wants to submit … Continue reading

HIP TV DI TV9 – MANA DIA KONSEP 1 MALAYSIA?

(Rencana ini dipaparkan dalam blog Margeemar pada September 02, 2009. Ia merupakan sebuah analysis yang bernas tentang kualiti dan kecenderungan media tempatan kita, walau dalam hal-hal hiburan dan bukan politik.) HIP TV DI TV9 – MANA DIA KONSEP 1 MALAYSIA? Oleh Muhd Majid Mana dia konsep 1Malaysia yang sering dilaung-laungkan bersama oleh kakitangan media-media tv … Continue reading

Who needs a social contract?

(This article was originally published in the Sun on September 4, 2009.) Who needs a social contract? Kee Thuan Chye LAST week, I heard on BFM Radio an interview with a Malaysian about the meaning of Merdeka. When he was asked about the so-called “social contract” that was supposedly made by our founding fathers, and … Continue reading