BN can’t even spell right

By Sharifuddin A Latiff Pic courtesy of Bongkersz via Twitter BN couldn’t bring real development into Sarawak, arguably the richest resource state in Malaysia, for over 48 years. Now you know why. And BN Semenanjung turned a blind eye while their partners in Sarawak raped and pillaged the land and its people. [Click on last … Continue reading

Interlok – Fuiyoh! School Textbooks Are “National Security” Now?!

by Eyes Wide Open When was asked to comment on the demand by several NGOs to withdraw Interlok from schools, Muhyiddin dismissed their legitimate concerns as opposition politics, saying: “The government, however, will not compromise as this involves national security.“ Fuiyoh! National Security?! Interlok is one helluva novel in the government’s eyes, heh? It seems … Continue reading

Interlok – DBP Violated Its Own Guidelines

by Eyes Wide Open HartalMSM recently came into possession of a document used by Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka (DBP) in evaluating manuscripts submitted to them to be considered for publication. The purpose of the evaluation is to determine if the manuscript conforms to their standards. This form does set out some pretty good criteria, worthy … Continue reading

Interlok & Hitler

What’s Madonna’s ex-hubby been up to lately?

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What’s DAP gonna do about Interlok?

“I read the novel and found it repugnant not only to the sensibility of Indians Malaysian but also to Chinese Malaysians, and even Malays,” — M. Kulasegaran DAP vice-chairman Observing that Interlok has a political agenda, Kula added too that the novel is vile and gross. He was reported by Malaysiakini as saying, “You can’t … Continue reading

Interlok – Shameless lies by DPM & media

by Eyes Wide Open Today could be one of the darkest days in Malaysian media for a long time. Because the media chose to publish what is obviously one of the most blatant lies ever told by those in power, surpassing the “looks like me, sounds like me, but not sure if it’s me” episode. … Continue reading

LIVE Updates from Interlok forum

1100: Forum attendees are mostly NGO members, some YBs, hopefully this will activate more Malay/Chinese grassroots #interlok 1058: Moderator winding up. Crowd gets ready to leave. Just realised it’s standing toom only. Good sign! #interlok 1057: Uthaya: So far, only Indian voices heard bcos Chinese & Malay voices are not coming forth #interlok 1056: Uthaya: … Continue reading

Niat Baik, Niat Jahat

Lies – and there lies the problem By Reina Lie #1 Earlier this afternoon, the Deputy Prime Minister cum Education Minister said MIC President G. Palanivel was speaking to the three Indian members of the evaluation committee on the Interlok novel at that point in time. This piece of news was flashed on TV and … Continue reading

NEWSFLASH!!! All 3 Indian Interlok Review Panelists Pull Out

by Eyes Wide Open The Interlok Review Panel who were supposed to sanitise the novel for school consumption has collapsed. All 3 Indian panellists — Sinar Harian deputy editor Uthaya Sankar, Professor NS Rajendran (Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris/UPSI) and G. Krishnabagawan (former Information Ministry official) — have withdrawn from the committee. They pulled out after … Continue reading