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RHETORICS OF REFORM IN UMNO

When the British politicians were squabbling about their empire that were crumbling under their eyes – William Pitt, a reformer, then called everyone that unless they reformed, then they will lose all their control over the vast British Empire. The call was well taken and accepted, as everyone agrees that was what is the best…

ALL THE PRESIDENT’S MEN

I was tempted earlier to write my predictions about who would win the UMNO elections; but then I thought maybe it would be a waste of time. In any case, the result is out and it is clear that almost all posts were won by Najib’s men, except for Khairy for the youth head. It…

UNITY IN DISUNITY

The recent on and off talks of unity government is a joke in some disproportionate amount. Why I would say so,is because unity can only be meaningful and achievable if everyone understood and agree what they are uniting for. Just like a marriage; if both person agree on what they want to do (that is…

FIT AND PROPER – THE CORRUPTION

I have argued earlier that what we want is the leaders who are the least defective. This is the “contrarian view” that I have, which simply states that to choose a leader – his weak attributes must be known to us, while the strong attributes should be the measure of his ability. Knowledge of the…

OF POLITICS AND POLITICIANS

I can’t help but feel pitiful about our politics and politicians of today. It seems that everyday is a new low. The more you read of what’s going on the more pitiful you get. I guess I am not alone with this conclusion. Probably that’s the reason why Prophet Muhamad pbuh warns clearly of his…

LAWS ARE INVISIBLE THINGS

It is interesting to see the above captioned from YBM Tengku Razaleigh blog when he describes about the law and what happened in Perak. Yes, to most people we do not “see” the laws and generally we do not understand the laws as they are being interpreted and decided in the close chambers of the…