PART1: IS GLOBAL COMPETITION A REAL THING?

Let us start with the question about Global competition: Is it a real thing? Or is it just being made up as scare tactics by some of the large powers and international media? To answer this question, I need to explain first, what we mean by globalization (as it is not well understood or misunderstood […]

MALAYS AT THE CROSSROADS: THE WAY FORWARD (PART 3)

Everybody has been lamenting on the Malays issues beginning with Mahathir’s “Malay Dilemma” and followed by all the subsequent political leaders. Most, if not all, shares a pessimistic, if not dismissive view on the predicament and the future of the Malays. In some ways I share the same feelings and views; at times this sense […]

MALAYS AT THE CROSSROADS – part 1

I have been perturbed by many events of the past one year, starting with the spurt of racial remarks by some UMNO leaders on non-Malays, the sudden rise of the so-called “Malay Sovereignty” (Ketuanan Melayu) and the “social contract”, increasing resentment on the UMNO, the call by some quarters for the unity among the Malay […]