Interlok: Podah Chua Soi Lek!

Chua Soi Lek says there are “only one or two people who regard it [Interlok] as sensitive”. He says because it has Malay, Chinese and Indian characters in it, therefore it is a muhibbah book. He says it is a “historical” novel. What we want to say in reply to Chua Soi Lok is one … Continue reading

Interlok: Ya lor, DAP pun nampak pada Melayu saja

By Sharifuddin A Latiff Thanks Greg Lopez for your comment on our posting Interlok: Could Ridhuan Tee be right after all? Our view is that DAP is just like Ridhuan in the way the party top leadership and certain segments of its second echelon are obsessed with the Malays and neglecting the minorities. Malaysiakini carried this … Continue reading

Najib storm in X’mas teacup: Non-Malays over-reacting

By Sharifuddin A. Latiff The PM’s special officer who made the ‘no-crucifix request’ expressed her “heartfelt regret” in a statement yesterday. Datuk Hardev Kaur clarified that she had merely “requested” for a rostrum to be free from any Christian symbol at the Dec 25 Christmas party where Najib was guest-of-honour. Hardev is a former NST … Continue reading