Malaysiakini :: NEIL KHOR
Our Nusantara multicultural past
Neil Khor | 10:37AM Dec 3, 2013
The Bujang Valley site reminds us that the Malay peninsula has been supportive of sojourners, migrants and settlers.
Tax-dodgers 'traitors to the nation'?
Neil Khor | 10:54AM Nov 25, 2013
The same label should also apply to those who are incompetent, waste public funds and endanger stability.
Stinking elephants in the room being ignored
Neil Khor | 2:03PM Nov 16, 2013
The reality is several pachyderms are in the room but our leaders choose to remain oblivious to them.
Will Najib share power with Pakatan?
Neil Khor | 9:12AM May 9, 2013
Will he propose a national unity government? As far-fetched as that may sound, it might be the only thing left for BN to do.
An urban tsunami - what now for BN?
Neil Khor | 3:27AM May 6, 2013
It is time for national reconciliation. For those who have won should do as much soul-searching as those who have lost.
Time for Malaysians to reclaim the country
Neil Khor | 10:24AM May 4, 2013
Come tomorrow, do we want reform by way of the ruling coalition? Or real change through a pair of new hands?
Is love still in the air?
Neil Khor | 11:26AM Apr 25, 2013
Real change can only happen when we learn to sing our own song and when the scales have dropped from our eyes.
The rakyat sees a new moon rising
Neil Khor | 10:38AM Apr 21, 2013
‘Overnight, thanks to the ROS, the impossible has happened. M'sians now believe DAP and PAS have forged a genuine partnership.'
Defenestration of the MCA
Neil Khor | 9:44AM Apr 16, 2013
It is a party whose president is not ‘winnable’ enough to be fielded for the polls, and it continues giving up seats to Umno.
End of the era of egomaniacal leaders?
Neil Khor | 9:30AM Apr 9, 2013
Think again, if you see Margaret Thatcher’s death as the end of an era of divisive politics and egomaniacal leaders.
Let MCA and Gerakan 'eat eggs'
Neil Khor | 12:09PM Apr 5, 2013
To many Malaysians, the feeling is that the BN component parties such as MCA and Gerakan represent 'a nation's trust betrayed'.
Keeping safe in epic and historic polls
Neil Khor | 12:55PM Apr 3, 2013
At the end of the day, if the nation’s interests are put ahead of personal ones, Malaysia will be in good hands.
Penang's contrarian society
Neil Khor | 1:39PM Mar 30, 2013
In Penang, if one has an idea and shares it, family and community will shoot it down; later these ideas become more robust.
Hindraf and the crisis of conscience
Neil Khor | 2:59PM Mar 24, 2013
It has played a catalytic role in waking up M'sians to the failure of the BN formula of race-based policy-making.
GE13 a high-stakes game
Neil Khor | 11:41AM Mar 22, 2013
Malaysians may have to take a gamble in the coming general election and BN is telling us, ‘better the devil you know’.
Why BN is in trouble ahead of GE13
Neil Khor | 3:14PM Mar 19, 2013
After more than 50 years of governing Malaysia, the world’s longest-ruling political coalition is in unchartered waters.
Are you really in charge, mister prime minister?
Neil Khor | 11:06AM Feb 17, 2013
More tragically, it shows clearly that the PM has not been able to carry his party and the civil service with him.
Is it possible that the BN can really lose?
Neil Khor | 11:25AM Feb 9, 2013
We should prepare for the worst. A BN win with a smaller majority and with a few more states going to the opposition.
Middle-class being priced out of property market
Neil Khor | 2:39PM Feb 1, 2013
Please think out of the box and think around it to come up with solutions and not just diatribes against your political opponents’
The pity of Tunku Abdul Rahman
Neil Khor | 12:22PM Jan 20, 2013
'Dr Mahathir is right when he warns Malaysians, and especially Malays, to vote carefully in the GE13.'
Listen, listen, listen: M'sians, lend me your ears!
Neil Khor | 11:45AM Jan 16, 2013
Paper qualifications do not make a person more worthy of respect if they do not translate into an educated and civilised mind.
The final lap before GE 13
Neil Khor | 10:50AM Dec 21, 2012
We should never allow any coalition to dominate Parliament. Two-thirds majority will also give too much power to politicians.
The angel you don't know...
Neil Khor | 3:22PM Aug 31, 2012
Pakatan Rakyat has plenty of questions to answer on how it will manage and rule the country better than the BN.
The devil you know
Neil Khor | 11:35AM Aug 30, 2012
If the BN does not change things radically, we are headed for ‘failed state status’. This is Part I of the author’s article.
Desperado BN making us cry in exasperation
Neil Khor | 12:02PM Aug 12, 2012
Most of the problems are associated with the desperate, poorly coordinated and brainless antics of the party in power.
Mahathirism dead, but not gone
Neil Khor | 11:05AM Jul 10, 2012
The excesses associated with the 22-year tenure of Dr Mahathir Mohamad as prime minister remain unchecked.
Dr M, Internet genie can't be put back in the bottle
Neil Khor | 11:24AM Jun 6, 2012
An unforeseen consequence has occurred - the new generation has aspirations beyond car, condo and cash.
Scandal-ridden BN on the ropes?
Neil Khor | 2:29PM Mar 24, 2012
The electorate has to judge whether the BN with its self-created scandals, can be trusted with 'our future'.
The strange case of Professor Aziz Bari
Neil Khor | 7:41AM Nov 8, 2011
It is obvious minister Khaled Nordin does not understand the very essence of academia. This is bad for the public universities under his charge.
A budget for the polls battle ahead
Neil Khor | 11:47AM Oct 14, 2011
‘The auditor-general's report will be released at some point and all the feel-good feelings will surely dissipate'.
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