Infernal Ramblings
A Malaysian Perspective on Politics, Society and Economics

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Najib's Orwellian 1Malaysia

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  1. Misplaced Priorities for the Police
  2. Tuition and Homeschooling, Part Deux
  3. Don't Memorise Languages, Learn Them!
  4. Read the Constitution Properly!
  5. No Malaysian Entrepreneurship!
  6. Criticising Literary Criticism
  7. Identification of Race with Economic Function
  8. Absolute Poverty in Malaysia
  9. Memorisation, Docility, and Death
  10. Subjecting Hate Speech to Civil Penalties
Quoth the webserver...
Socialism, like the ancient ideas from which it springs, confuses the distinction between government and society. As a result of this, every time we object to a thing being done by government, the socialists conclude that we object to its being done at all. We disapprove of state education. Then the socialists say that we are opposed to any education. We object to a state religion. Then the socialists say that we want no religion at all. We object to a state-enforced equality. Then they say that we are against equality. And so on, and so on. It is as if the socialists were to accuse us of not wanting persons to eat because we do not want the state to raise grain.
— Frédéric Bastiat