Self-defeating pattern of the Opposition

Out of so many messages being conveyed by the twin by-elections on June 18, the most important one is, the Opposition probably has no chance to capture Putrajaya in the next General Election. Barisan Nasional (BN) might be able to regain a two-thirds parliamentary majority. A new political scenario will emerge after the next General … Continue reading Self-defeating pattern of the Opposition

20% Oil royalty for Sarawak and Tok Nan-style of autonomy

After the quitting of each autocratic leader, it is not hard for the immediate successor who is in control of necessary resources to create a new political wave. After the retirement of Mahathir Mohamad, his successor Abdullah Ahmad Badawi created the so-called “Pak Lah phenomenon”, and won 90.86% of the Parliamentary seats in 2004 for … Continue reading 20% Oil royalty for Sarawak and Tok Nan-style of autonomy

Peluang terakhir gerakan pembaharuan sebelum PRU-14

Kenyataan pertama Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin setelah digantung jawatan Timbalan Presiden UMNO seiring dengan kenyataan terkini Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim. Mereka mendesak Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Najib Razak supaya berundur, pada masa yang sama, menolak institusi politik yang korup dan menuntut pembaharuan. Semalam, Selangorkini melaporkan pesanan Anwar yang disampaikan Presiden KEADILAN, Datuk Seri Dr Wan … Continue reading Peluang terakhir gerakan pembaharuan sebelum PRU-14

The age of the decline of democratisation

On Aug 10, 2015, which was Anwar Ibrahim’s 68th birthday, there were two groups of “big shots” in the international community demanding that the Malaysian government releases jailed former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim. On the one hand there were famous politicians, worldwide, urging the Malaysian government to release Anwar from jail unconditionally and immediately, while … Continue reading The age of the decline of democratisation

(No-) confidence motion in the history of the Malaysian Parliament

The focus of legislative business when Malaysian Parliament resumes sitting on 19 October 2015, apart from the 2016 National Budget, would be, who will bring forth either a confidence motion or a no-confidence motion towards Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak. The following questions are what everyone has in mind and being concerned, regarding the Members … Continue reading (No-) confidence motion in the history of the Malaysian Parliament

Pasca Bersih 4, siapa undurkan Najib secara sah?

BERSIH 4 yang selama dua hari dan satu malam itu telahpun tamat secara aman. Ramai orang pasti akan bertanya: selepas beberapa ratus ribu orang turun ke jalanraya, dan buat pertama kali beberapa ribu orang tidur di tepi jalanraya, adakan Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Najib Razak yang didakwa terlibat dalam kes 1MDB dan AS$700 juta akan … Continue reading Pasca Bersih 4, siapa undurkan Najib secara sah?