Observations on what many are calling Malaysia's answer to Indonesia's 212 movement.
An interview with Malaysia’s Foreign Minister, Saifuddin Abdullah
about 2 weeks ago
Answering New Mandala's questions on the "New Malaysia" and its place in the region and the world.
A Changing Malaysia?
about 1 month ago
A new series of perspectives on the “Malaysia Baharu” from Malaysian scholars, activists, and policymakers.
Business as usual: regime change and GLCs in Malaysia
about 1 month ago
Pakatan is using state enterprise as a tool of patronage just as well as Barisan.
Pakatan Harapan has the momentum in Sarawak
about 3 months ago
Time is running out for the state's rebranded BN government, despite a late embrace of 'state nationalism'.
The Malaysian economy faces turbulence abroad after regime change
about 4 months ago
The 'new Malaysia' challenge is to redefine its trade and industrial policies, and to work out where the new sources of growth and tax revenue can be, more so after the GST's removal.
RACE, RELIGION, AND MALAYSIASEE ALL MALAYSIA POSTS
Will current levels of caution on Bumiputera policies persist, or will the new government seize the opportunity to reform? Will it remain fearful of being accused of sidelining Malays, or will it make Malays more capable and competitive?
By drawing stricter boundaries between what is ‘Islamic’ and ‘un-Islamic’, and between who is ‘Malay’ and ‘non-Malay’, the anxiety about 'Malay unity' is addressed in a post-May 9 Malaysia.
Opponents of racism in Malaysia need to understand that proponents of racial politics do believe in race—and only by understanding the appeal of racial thinking can racism be defeated.
A NEW MALAYSIA?
The first in a series of podcasts providing a snapshot of Malaysia in the aftermath of GE14.
What has and hasn't changed about how the media report on politics and policy after GE14?
Two leading scholars on the ideological and institutional legacies Pakatan Harapan inherits from the BN regime.
The era of Malaysia's dominant federal government may be over as its leading states push for greater autonomy.
As Malaysians head to the most contentious elections since Merdeka, its citizens abroad are valiantly overcoming great odds to get their votes counted.
Both sides of the political divide are trying to woo a vastly underestimated, non-homogenous rural Malay public.