Tag Archives: Racial Tensions

RESERVING ELECTIONS FOR MALAYS IS NOT PROGRESS, IT’S RACISM

To arbitrarily block other races from running for President flies in the face of everything our founding fathers stood for. Moreover, it opens up the Pandora’s Box of race based politics. If the 2017 Presidential Election can be reserved exclusively for Malay candidates, logic dictates it’s only fair the same rule apply to every other race. The notion that a candidate can be disqualified by virtue of his skin color – a trait he/she has no choice over, is regressive and un-meritocratic.

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MALAYS SAVED US, SAYS CHINESE REPORTER BEATEN BY LOW YAT MOB

A reporter who was beaten up while covering the brawl at Low Yat Plaza on Sunday has shared another side to the ugly incident. According to Sin Chew Daily crime reporter Chan Woei Loon, what had happened over the weekend had nothing to do with race as proven by the people who had saved him from being beaten up.

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