Purwaiz Alam’s memory of events 50 years ago is blurry but one thing he is sure of is that unity was the way forward then and it still is now.
The 50th anniversary of the Rukun Negara will be observed tomorrow. Two academicians say efforts must be made to ensure the next generation of Malaysians appreciates its principles.
” … it is our duty to cast away all racial differences and work together in unity … ” – Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj
Commemorate Merdeka and Malaysia Day with Astro’s Malaysiaku Channel (CH700) that will feature 40 inspiring Malaysian movies and documentaries.
Recent events of a racist nature are a distraction which must not prevent us from moving forward to build a Malaysian Malaysia.
Despite our differing opinions, we will always be proud of this land called Malaysia. Selamat Hari Merdeka, from all of us at Twentytwo13.
It is obligatory on those active in everyday life as citizens to ensure the viable future of Malaysia. No nation is perfect but you, the people, can strive to make it untainted.
Let us, the helpless middle class, send a strong message that we will not allow those in power to rob us of our sense of humanity.