Deja vu at The Star

By Reina The letter issued by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission on August 18 which led to the suspension does not state exactly what was the offence allegedly committed by Jamaluddin Ibrahim, the DJ at Star’s 98.8 FM. It was the same thing back in 1987 when no one really knew what the exact … Continue reading

Cannot eat in canteen/cannot screen documentary during Ramadan

Pix: Sue Blackwell The Bukit Selambau case: According to the Chinese papers, the school cafeteria was closed for the fasting month and non-Muslim students had nowhere to eat. So they sat for breakfast at the recreational tables in the common area. The Malay-Muslim principal saw red that the Chinese  students were eating and threw a … Continue reading