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Challenges to the bastion

Two differently open houses and two different crowds recently gave a glimpse of the current mood in Johor.

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It’s not just about winning seats

To understand PAS, you have to understand that winning elections is not the party’s endgame.

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This Pakatan drama is getting tiring

The opposition coalition has to make some important decisions about leadership, especially in the run-up to the general election.

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Fix election processes before GE14

To build trust in the Election Commission, review accreditation of observers and membership of the EC, as well as the process of registering political parties and delineating constituencies.

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How the progressives lost PAS

Despite decades in the party, the group had not strategised, organised themselves or conveyed their ideas to all layers of the membership.

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What Yusof Rawa did to PAS

The party president promoted leadership by the ulama and removed checks and balances.

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PAS has always been conservative

Looking back at the party’s history, it has not hesitated to remove anyone attempting to bring the party away from this agenda.

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Are we achieving Vision 2020?

IT is sometimes disheartening to see the spat between Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. Nevertheless, when a sitting Prime Minister is attacked, regardless by whom, of course he would react. What we see today is unavoidable.

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Kids deserve education

I WAS lucky to be introduced in 2014 to a group of Dutch expatriates living in Malaysia. They have been volunteering at several refugee learning centres in Kuala Lumpur. When we met for the first time, I was taken aback by their stories about the children they support.

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Little Napoleons hinder improvements

The Government tries to consult stakeholders before implementing new regulations, but the feedback process should be handled professionally and objectively.

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Championing the Tunku’s liberal vision

IDEAS has grown in both numbers and projects as it promotes our founding Prime Minister’s vision of liberty and justice.

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Sign the petition supporting

MACC Let’s show that we are behind them in their fight against corruption in this country.

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