Category Archives: Politics

HK High Court rules that Domesic Helpers can gain PR

Hong Kong’s High Court has ruled that foreign domestic helpers can become Permanent Residents of Hong Kong, after staying here for 7 years. This, no doubt will be appealed to the Court of Final Appeal, and possibly even the National … Continue reading

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Hong Kong should explain the aim of National Education

In today‚Äôs South China Morning Post, my letter appeared, the text of which is reproduced below: Explain aim of national education With the heated debate regarding the government’s proposed national education curriculum, too many people are jumping to knee-jerk conclusions … Continue reading

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Crack down on telemarketers

In today’s South China Morning Post, a letter of mine appeared in the Letters section (page A12), the text of which is reproduced below (with some links added, for easy reference): Crack down on telemarketers Today, with so many different … Continue reading

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eJamaat and Data Retention

My religious community, numbering approximately one million worldwide has a centralised system for almost everything (both religious and non-religious). One of the non-religious centralised systems that has really irked me over the last couple of years has been the eJamaat … Continue reading

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Hillary

A friend of mine wrote a blog entry about Hillary and I felt like writing a response because there are a lot of things I don’t agree with. Hillary’s campaign has not been one waged on ethics and grassroots support … Continue reading

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Islamophobia at Election Time

I’ve been meaning to blog about this for some time now, and it’s really long overdue given how rapidly things are forgotten and how quickly new issues come up. Between the trio of McCain, Hillary, and Obama, I think I’m … Continue reading

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An Alternative Universe

Senator Evan Bayh (D-IN) has been working the right side of his brain hard over the last couple of weeks. Aside from making the ludicrous claim that HRC is better poised than Obama to win a general election against McCain … Continue reading

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fun facts about electronic voting

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illegal searches conducted by the TSA

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my thoughts exactly

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