If one religion is allowed to permeate schools, then so should all other religions too.
After more than 500 days, it seems like Malaysians are feeling increasingly dissatisfied with what Pakatan Harapan has done as the government.
The HR Ministry wants to enact a non-discriminatory law, but the Malaysian Employers Federation doesn’t approve.
What does the Umno & Pas pact mean to Malaysian politics?
What happens when democracy allows ultra racists to gather and form political parties?
So the Malay Muslims in Malaysia are calling for a boycott of all non-Muslim products and services. I never knew we were such racists!
See! I told you that I will suggest a solution in my writing.
It took a former prime minister who used to lead the Malay-based party that ruled for sixty years to form another Malay-based party and make a promise to the Malays that their special privileges would not be taken away, to bring about a change in the government.
Changing mentalities is what needs to be done instead of imposing laws that encroach on personal and individual freedom.
Those who have reaped all the benefits of an unfair system are the ones objecting.
Sheril A. Bustaman speaks to Deva Apparasamy, a Hindu priest and also a university lecturer. He speaks about balancing being a priest and educator, what Diwali is about and also sheds light on the Hindu community in Malaysia.