Tag Archives: MalaysiaToday

Loyalty to the King and Country

RIGHTS2WRITE I was appalled by the reaction of the AF Chief over the vote manipulation by the serviceman in the Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF). The Armed Forces chief had described those claiming that its rank-and-file had been involved in electoral … Continue reading

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A Reluctant Symbol for Electoral Reform in Malaysia

By LIZ GOOCH Published: August 8, 2011 KUALA LUMPUR — Her photograph has been burned by ethnic Malay nationalists, there have been calls to revoke her Malaysian citizenship and she has been threatened, via text message, with death. The movement she … Continue reading

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BERSIH 2.0 SUPPORTERS UK WELCOME DATO’ AMBIGA SREENEVASAN

Supporters of BERSIH will host a dinner/dialogue in conjunction with a visit to London by Dato’ Ambiga Sreenevasan, Chairperson of Bersih 2.0. All are welcome to attend the fundraiser in support of electoral reforms in Malaysia. 1. Fund Raising / … Continue reading

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The Season of Blundering Buffoons

By Masterwordsmith While some might think the dust is settling after the release of the EO6, a storm could be brewing instead. Following the gross mishandling of the Bersih 2.0 rally and post-Bersih events, BN has been scurrying to execute … Continue reading

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EC no. 2 grilled in public over ‘powerless’ claim

EC no. 2 grilled in public over ‘powerless’ claim Harakahdaily Jul 27: “We are powerless” and “we don’t make decisions” summarise the explanation by Election Commission deputy chairman Wan Ahmad Wan Omar yesterday’s packed public dialogue organised by Malay daily Sinar … Continue reading

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Ambiga wants non-partisan committee for electoral reform

By Shazwan Mustafa Kamal, The Malaysian Insider SHAH ALAM, July 26 — Datuk Ambiga Sreenevasan today proposed that the Election Commission (EC) set up a special committee to discuss issues concerning electoral reform following public outcry over the existing electoral system. The … Continue reading

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Malaysia’s Political Awakening

By John Mallot, East-West Centre ( JOHN R MALOTT was the US Ambassador to Malaysia, 1995-1998, and continues to follow developments in that country closely) Malaysia’s government may assert otherwise, but the evidence is overwhelmingly on Bersih’s side. Malaysia is not … Continue reading

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EU mulls observer group as EC ‘not credible’, say diplomats

By Jahabar Siddiq, Editor, The Malaysian Insider KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 — Despite Putrajaya’s strident defence of the Election Commission (EC), European Union (EU) diplomats are looking into proposals to send observer groups for the next general election as they found … Continue reading

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Serius Cool – Poster Anti Establisma #BERSIH Oleh Fahmi Reza (10 Gambar)

For full story Here – http://malaysia-today.net/mtcolumns/from-around-the-blogs/42177-serius-cool-poster-anti-establisma-bersih-oleh-fahmi-reza-10-gambar http://blogserius.blogspot.com/2011/07/serius-cool-poster-anti-establisma.html

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Brother’s death: Ex-army major joins Pakatan

The 72-year-old retired army officer says that Baharuddin Ahmad’s death during the Bersih 2.0 rally has prompted him to make a political stand. (Free Malaysia Today) – A 72-year-old retired army major has decided to pledge his loyalty to Pakatan … Continue reading

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