Stories from the East

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9 years ago

KDM Malaysia – A Desperate Attempt To Entice KDMs to UMNO (Stories From The East)

As is always in cases of NGOs having stated political leanings towards a certain political party, the newly formed KDMM…

9 years ago

Why Is BN So Afraid Of White Paper On SAS? (Stories From the East)

Daniel J Jambun puts aside finger-pointing and questions the Government's aversion to using White Paper.

9 years ago

It’s the People’s Money, Not the BN’s! (Stories from the East)

Mi casa su casa? Daniel John Jambun reminds the Barisan Nasional that the Rakyat's hospitality ends when it comes to…

9 years ago

Sabah: KDM BN Parties Must Be Firm On Gerrymandering

Will the KDM parties in Barisan Nasional Sabah stay firm to prevent gerrymandering during the next redelineation exercise announced by…

10 years ago

Joni Somudin – A Victim of the Worldwide Wave of Violence (Stories From the East)

Daniel John Jambun highlights the exasperation of Sabahans about sovereignty and security, and the political agendas of a few that…

10 years ago

The Root Causes of Poverty in Sabah & Sarawak, Exposed (Stories from the East)

Daniel John Jambun outlines 11 major reasons for the poverty levels seen in Sabah & Sarawak.

10 years ago

So You Want To Be A Teacher (Part 3)(Stories from the East)

It's about bold sacrifices and having a strong inner conviction that we really have to be the change that we…

10 years ago

So You Want To Be A Teacher (Part 2)(Stories From the East)

"The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory," Cicero once said. In this second part of his article, Jarod Yong…

10 years ago

So You Want To Be A Teacher (Part 1)(Stories from the East)

Specially written for our Stories from the East series, Jarod Yong a young teacher stationed in the hinterlands of Sarawak…

10 years ago

The Disenfranchisement of Bona Fide Sabahans (Stories from the East)

This paper by the Common Interest Group Malaysia (CigMa) highlights the plight of the 19 million people of Borneo, in…

10 years ago

In Defense of My Fellow Sarawakians Who Exercised Their Voting Rights (Stories From the East)

Together with hundreds of thousands of other Sarawakians, M. Chauhan recently exercised his right as a citizen to vote in…

10 years ago

Unapologetically Sarawakian (Stories from the East)

As far as Andrew Voon's concerned, Sarawak's where you can still find the true essence of what's Malaysia - acceptance,…

10 years ago

Remembering the Land of the Hornbill (Stories from the East)

The best stories about home are written when we're away missing it. Charissa Kam shares her memories of growing up…

10 years ago

Inequality Sucks! (Stories From The East)

Why do some have and many don't? It's too easy to blame it on race, religion and politics when it…

10 years ago

The Stateless Children of Sabah (Stories from the East)

From Sabah, Stories from the East continues with a piece by Anne Baltazar about children who grow up without basic…

10 years ago

Being An ‘Easy’ Malaysian Lawyer – The Argument for Sabah (Stories From the East)

When His Supreme Eminenceness Lord Justice Bobo recently directed a submission on a point of constitutional importance involving the Federation,…

10 years ago

My Father, the Judge (Stories from the East)

Chong Yuh Tyng contributes to this week's Stories from the East with a poignant piece about a great Sarawakian, her…

10 years ago

416: Reflections & Observations From The 2011 Sarawak Elections – Part 2 (Stories from the East)

In Part 2 of his personal account of the recent Sarawak state elections, Ong Kian Ming describes the whole gamut…

10 years ago

416: Reflections & Observations From The 2011 Sarawak Elections – Part 1 (Stories from the East)

In this first of a two-part series under this week's Stories from the East collection, political analyst Dr Ong Kian…

10 years ago