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Can the New Mahathir-Anwar Alliance Defeat Najib in Malaysia’s Election?
January 09, 2018
Can the New Mahathir-Anwar Alliance Defeat Najib in Malaysia’s Election?
The country’s next poll will pit an odd couple against a scandal-ridden premier.
Can the New Mahathir-Anwar Alliance Defeat Najib in Malaysia’s Election?
The Challenge for Najib’s ‘Malay First’ Policy in Malaysia’s Next Election
December 15, 2017
The Challenge for Najib’s ‘Malay First’ Policy in Malaysia’s Next Election
The failure to truly address minority concerns may come back to bite the premier in 2018.
The Challenge for Najib’s ‘Malay First’ Policy in Malaysia’s Next Election
Malaysia's 14th General Elections: Standing Still
August 14, 2017
Malaysia's 14th General Elections: Standing Still
With the national opposition in disarray, the elections seem to be Barisan Nasional’s to lose.
Malaysia's 14th General Elections: Standing Still
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
July 08, 2017
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
Those who believe that the BN is a genuine multi-ethnic coalition have simply fallen for the slick propaganda.
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
The Unsinkable Najib Razak
June 19, 2017
The Unsinkable Najib Razak
Even as 1MDB and other scandals claim further scalps, Malaysia's prime minister is expected to win the next election.
The Unsinkable Najib Razak
Why Malaysia's Najib Razak Isn't Going Anywhere
January 12, 2017
Why Malaysia's Najib Razak Isn't Going Anywhere
Despite protests, political realities will keep the prime minister's coalition in power through 2017 – and beyond.
Why Malaysia's Najib Razak Isn't Going Anywhere
Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal Claims Another Scalp
December 30, 2016
Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal Claims Another Scalp
Private banker jailed for 30 months.
Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal Claims Another Scalp
Will Malaysia's 'Red Shirts' Become a Political Force?
October 28, 2016
Will Malaysia's 'Red Shirts' Become a Political Force?
It depends on how the authorities respond to the countermovement.
Will Malaysia's 'Red Shirts' Become a Political Force?
Malaysia’s Own Yellows Vs. Reds Battleground
October 05, 2016
Malaysia’s Own Yellows Vs. Reds Battleground
As Bersih celebrates its 10 year anniversary, it has grown large enough to spark an organized counter movement.
Malaysia’s Own Yellows Vs. Reds Battleground
Time for Malaysia's Najib to Step Aside
October 02, 2016
Time for Malaysia's Najib to Step Aside
The premier needs to give his country a much-needed respite.
Time for Malaysia's Najib to Step Aside
When Will Malaysia Hold Its Next Election?
September 29, 2016
When Will Malaysia Hold Its Next Election?
A look at the speculation that the country may hold early polls before it needs to in 2018.
When Will Malaysia Hold Its Next Election?
UN Body Urges Release of Malaysia's Jailed Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim
November 06, 2015
UN Body Urges Release of Malaysia's Jailed Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim
Report calls for Anwar Ibrahim to be freed.
UN Body Urges Release of Malaysia's Jailed Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim
Malay Pride Rally Stokes Race Politics in Malaysia
September 11, 2015
Malay Pride Rally Stokes Race Politics in Malaysia
Another troubling sign that the 'race card' is being exploited in the country's politics.
Malay Pride Rally Stokes Race Politics in Malaysia
Understanding the Mega-Crisis in Malaysian Politics
July 31, 2015
Understanding the Mega-Crisis in Malaysian Politics
The country's politics is at an inflection point.
Understanding the Mega-Crisis in Malaysian Politics
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