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  1. Tamil activist asks if seeking equality is racism

    Posted Dec 08th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Is that racism?' Many thought so and shied away from him, unhappy he did not defend the Malay and Chinese poor. A former opposition lawmaker said: 'He eventually saw Tamil poverty as directly caused ...

  2. Anti-racism course at universities is bigoted, say critics

    Posted Jul 18th 2006, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Textbook blames ethnic Chinese and Indians for many of Malaysia's ills A compulsory undergraduate course on ethnic relations started yesterday amid charges it is racist and will drive the races apart instead of bring ...

  3. Racism just below the skin

    Posted Mar 21st 2006, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur The first serious survey of race relations in 50 years has revealed that behind Malaysia's facade of ethnic harmony, racism runs deep. The survey of 20,000 Malaysians also found that the various races which make up the country's multi-ethnic society find more comfort and security in their ethnicity than a common Malaysian identity. ...

  4. Malaysian vote a clear demand for change

    Posted Mar 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Malaysia's leaders have been shocked by the losses the ruling National Front coalition suffered in elections at the weekend. They believed that their grip on power was so strong that no matter what the demands of their ethnically and culturally diver ...

  5. Omens are good for Malaysia's next 50 years

    Posted Sep 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Philip Bowring It was not a very happy Malaysia that, on Friday, celebrated 50 years since Malaya became independent. (Malaysia came into existence in 1963 when the British-ruled Sabah, Sarawak and [briefly] Singapore joined.) For sure, Malaysia has a lot ...

  6. United Malaysia stands; divided, it will fall

    Posted Aug 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Half a century of independence is a proud landmark for a nation. In the case of Malaysia, which turns 50 today, the achievement should be particularly satisfying given how far the country has come economically in that time. Malaysians have a higher standa ...

  7. Battle for hearts and minds of Chinese voters in by-election

    Posted Apr 05th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Machap Baru 'I feel like a king,' said metalworker Lim Kwan Seng, 45, his eyes welling with tears. 'Najib hugged me and shook my hand.' Mr Lim's encounter with Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Najib Razak in th ...

  8. Malaysia lashes out at Lee Kuan Yew remark

    Posted Oct 16th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Malaysian leaders have hit back at Singaporean Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew, who last week said that Malaysia would be more successful if it treated ethnic Chinese and Indians as equal citizens. Mr Lee also said Malaysia ...

  9. Pig sketch irks tourists in Malaysia

    Posted Jul 28th 2005, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... the incident would not tarnish Malaysia's image. 'Racism is not an issue, it is an isolated case. It is not the policy of the government or the hotel.' ...

  10. Debate rages over Mahathir's views on Jews

    Posted Oct 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... that is independent of political parties and allows correspondents free rein. Another writer to the website said: 'Malaysia can be known for many great things ... but now it is racism or anti-Semitism ...



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