Recent and archived articles by Cheah Boon Kheng
Chin Peng’s legacy after his death in a Bangkok hospital remains a hot dispute in Malaysia today.
SOVIET communism collapsed in 1990. Western liberal capitalism not only won a major battle but scored a victory. It brought the Cold War to an end, but 20 years on, communism's end has not materialised.
A look at how communism took root in Malaya.
Tunku was tireless in his efforts to integrate the various races and work out compromises in order to maintain harmony.
i>'1421' VOYAGES: Fact and Fantasy/I-- Review by CHEAH BOON KHENG.
ON this day, 60 years ago, Singapore fell. Sixty-eight days after Japanese forces landed on the beaches of Kota Baru in Kelantan, the island fortress deemed impregnable by the British overlords surrendered in ignominy.
SMASHING TERRORISM IN THE MALAYAN EMERGENCY - Review by CHEAH BOON KHENG
The rise and Fall of Communism in Sarawak, 1940-1990 review by CHEAH BOON KHENG.
In conjunction with Kinokuniya's i>See the World Through Books/ipromotion, CHEAH BOON KHENG explains why history is important and relevant today.
1421 The Year China Discovered the World reviews by CHEAH BOON KHENG.