Who will Hindraf back in the Bagan Pinang by-election ?

by Vijay Kumar Murugavell Video : Friday, October 9, 2009 Waytha on the future of Hindraf Please view above video and discuss. ————— In my opinion HINDRAF can no longer mobilize the “thousands” it did on Nov 25th 2007, case in point the recent candle light vigil and the threat to mobilize large numbers nationwide. … Continue reading

BN caught in a time warp

The Star proudly reports that Siow Chen Pin, the sole MCA assemblyman in the state, immediately got on the phone to call the authorities and get them to erect street lights in the rural town of Siliau (this name is very cute la – sounds like Hokkien for “die already”). One of the people who … Continue reading

March of the Common

Curious? Well, go here for the SABM perspective on the Bagan Pinang by-election.

Propaganda – similarities between the Nazis & BN

by Eyes Wide Open While doing research on media manipulation and propaganda techniques used by governments to maintain their grip on power, I came across an interesting website by the The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. It was a trasure trove of information about the Nazi atrocities, and they had several articles about how the … Continue reading

Behind every great fall is the media

By Reina SOMETIME in June 1971, President Richard M. Nixon was looking at his daughter’s wedding photo published in the New York Times. His eyes were drawn to the story beside the photo – this was the start of the end for Nixon. The Pentagon Papers. Then came a series of stories in the Washington … Continue reading

Media supports govt rape of citizens!

Spinning a story is one thing. Publishing pure unadulterated lies is quite another. This is a blatant case of government corruption and oppression of Malaysian citizens! Has the MSM no conscience at all, supporting the rape and plunder of helpless Malaysians?

Blogger gets warning from MCMC

Looking at the definition of actionable offenses under the CMA, it would seem that it makes pretty good sense. However, now that certain parties have discovered that the MCMC can be used to go after those who report the truth or to get people for just having an opinion, things get pretty slippery.

Goodbye, Sam!

By Reina THE mainstream and the online media, blogs, and all kinds of discussion groups are all spewing negative publicity for MIC President, Datuk Seri Samy Vellu. This is probably the first time in a long while that the mainstream and online media are united in their stand.

Media blackout on Johor constitutional amendment!

By Sharifuddin A. Latiff While everyone’s attention were fixated on the: Shah Alam’s bull-head circus Najib’s new PKFZ Special Task Force TBH’s inquest MCA’s presidential turmoil MIC’s party elections Etc, etc, etc Something sinister cropped up quietly down south in the state of Johor.

Stop pretending to be the people’s paper

By Reina On Monday, The Star published a commentary ‘Stop pretending to be in power’ by Baradan Kuppusamy saying the Pakatan Rakyat should stop living an illusion by pretending to be the Perak government when Pakatan is actually the opposition. It’s amazing that a commentary that lacks depth and hardly a whiff of an attempt … Continue reading