Tag Archive: Singapura

If Halimah Yacob Is Malay, Then Tan Cheng Bock Is Malay And Tharman Is Also Malay

Yes. Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam is Malay.   Why is this so? Because Dr Tan Cheng Bock is also Malay now. His name is Dr. Mohd Abdullah Bin Tanchinbock.   But why has he become a Malay? Because our…
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Next Question: What Actually Is The Definition Of Malay In Mendaki Context?

So we all know that PAP MP Zainal Sapari vouches for Halimah Yacob’s malayness from a facebook post that he made. Here we want to share some highlights from netizens that may be important. Someone said, “I thought she is…
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Flashback 1988: Definition of Malay Was Debated In Parliament (In The Context Of GRC System)

The issue on the definition of Malay was debated earlier in Parliament (in the context of the GRC system) back in 1988. It was an exchange involving Goh Chok Tong, Chiam See Tong and Ahmad Mattar.   Part of the…
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Doubts About Presidential Hopefuls Not Being Malay Enough Are Off Track

Singapore’s Malay community has long held an expansive view of race, a stand that reflects its confidence. The coming presidential election is the first to be reserved for candidates from the Malay community, following changes to the Constitution to ensure…
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