Bakri Musa confused about Confucianism

The following article is another one from Ktemoc Konsiders. This time, the ever-vigilant Ktemoc takes the prolific and highly intellegent blogger M. Bakri Musa to task for carelessly making assumptions without checking the facts. ————————— Dr Bakri Musa, a surgeon who practises in the USA, and writes prolificly and eruditely on Malaysian and Malay affairs, … Continue reading

The Malaysian Insider: spinning and editorialising the news again?

By Malaysian Heart

Some time ago, I posted an entry on media spin by The Malaysian Insider. Well, they seem to have done it again. “Najib wants Selangor back in BN’s clutches” reads the headline of this story in MI today. It reports how Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak stated his wish that BN win back the state of Selangor, and how he believes they have a bright chance of doing so.

Using the word “clutches” in the headline casts a certain light over the entire article.