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Negri Sembilan DAP leaders, members and branches have resolved to make a new start to re-establish the state’s political leadership and influence in the national struggle for Full Liberalisation ada democratisation in Malaysia

Press Conference Statement by Parliamentary Opposition Leader; DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Seremban on Friday, October 13 1995 at 11.30 a.m.

Negri Sembilan DAP leaders, members and branches have resolved to make a new start to re-establish the state’s political leadership and influence in the national struggle for Full Liberalisation ada democratisation in Malaysia

I have come to this press conference in view of the decision of the Negri Sembilan DAP State Committee to ask the DAP Central Executive Committee for guidance and direction and to take over the Negri Sembilan State GAP so that the Negri Sembiian DAP could re-establish its political leadership and influence in the national struggle for Full Liberalisation and democratisation in Malaysia. Read the rest of this entry »

Bagan deserves to be known as “Bandar Democracy” for its great and historic majority in the Bagan by-election which is a declaration that Malaysians want democracy as well as development

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, when declaring open the Malacca DAP State Convention at the Emperor Hotel, Malacca on Sunday, 10th September 1995 at 12 noon

Bagan deserves to be known as “Bandar Democracy” for its great and historic majority in the Bagan by-election which is a declaration that Malaysians want democracy as well as development

The people of Bagan created history yesterday when they gave Malaysian democracy and the DAP’s new MP for Bagan Lim Hock Seng winning a majority of 11, 802 which is 100 times the majority secured by P. Patto in the April general election. Read the rest of this entry »

Voters of Bagan must decide on Saturday whether to elect a MCA ‘longkang’ MP or to vote Lim Hock Seng to save democracy and DAP and make Bagan famous as“Democracy City”

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at a DAP Bagan by-election ceramah at Chamberlain Road, Butterworth on Monday, September 4, 1995 at 9 p.m.

Voters of Bagan must decide on Saturday whether to elect a MCA ‘longkang’ MP or to vote Lim Hock Seng to save democracy and DAP and make Bagan famous as“Democracy City”

The voters of Bagan must decide on Saturday whether to elect a MCA ‘longkang’ MP or to vote the DAP candidate Lim Hock Seng to save democracy and DAP and make Bagan famous as “democracy City”. Read the rest of this entry »

The Bagan by-election will be a crucial test as to whether the Opposition can restore its role to be the people’s watchdog in Parliament to defend

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at a DAP Bagan by-election ceramah at Chamberlain Road, Butterworth on Monday, September 4, 1995 at 9 p.m.

The Bagan by-election will be a crucial test as to whether the Opposition can restore its role to be the people’s watchdog in Parliament to
defend their rights and protect democracy

I have just returned from Sydney where I represented the DAP at the two-day meeting of the Socialist International Asia-Pacific Committee. Read the rest of this entry »

Call on voters of Bagan to go down in history as the Democracy Fort which took the first historic step after the 1995 general election to save the DAP and democracy in Malaysia

Speech (Part 3) by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at a DAP Bagan by-election ceramah at Sungai Puyu on Sunday, September 3, 1995 at 10 p.m.

Call on voters of Bagan to go down in history as the Democracy Fort which took the first historic step after the 1995 general election to save the DAP and democracy in Malaysia

The voters of Bagan have an opportunity to play a historic role in Malaysian politics and nation-building in the Bagan by-election on Sept. 9 and become known as the Democracy Fort which took the first historic step after the 1995 general election to save the DAP and democracy in Malaysia. Read the rest of this entry »

Calls’ on the government to check abuses of power by police officers who use Criminal Procedure Code to violate democratic rights of Malaysians and opposition parties

Speech by the Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang in Parliament on the Criminal Procedure Code Amendment Bill on Wednesday, 21st December 1994

Calls’ on the government to check abuses of power by police officers who use Criminal Procedure Code to violate democratic rights of Malaysians and opposition parties

Last Sunday, Seremban appeared to be the capital of crime and lawlessness in the country when some 200 FRU and police personnel were mobilised for over five hours at the Seremban central market since 6 am closing off roads, as if the country was faced with an even greater threat to public order and security when compared to the darkest day during the Communist Emergency. Read the rest of this entry »

Letter – Peraturan Majiis Mesyuarat 18(1)

Tuan Yang di Pertua,
Dewan Rakyat,
Parlimen.

YB Tan Sri,

Usul di bawah Peraturan Majlis Mesyuarat 18(1) untuk perkara tertentu berkenaan kepentingan orang ramai yang berkehendak disegerakan ke atas the most high-handed police action in recent times when it mobilised over 10 FRU truckloads and 200 police personnel at the Seremban Central Market since about 6 am yesterday and the illegal arrest and detention of four DAP Negri Sembilan State leaders for exercising their legal, political and democratic rights to distribute PAP pree1ection pamphlet calling for Full Liberalisation and Ten-Democratisation in Malaysia

Di bawah Peraturan Masjid Mesyuarat ke 18(2), dengan ini diberi notis bahawa saya ingin mengusulkan bahawa Mauls Dewan ditangguhkan untuk usul tertentu berkenaan kepentingan orang ramai yang dikehendaki disegerakan Read the rest of this entry »

DAP condemns the high-handed police action in arresting four DAP Negri Sembilan state leaders who were excercising their legal, political and democratic right to distribute party pamphlets on Full Liberlisation

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary- General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Sunday, 18th December 1994:

DAP condemns the high-handed police action in arresting four DAP Negri Sembilan state leaders who were excercising their legal, political and democratic right to distribute party pamphlets on Full Liberalisation

DAP condemns the high-handed Seremban police action in arresting four DAP Negri Sembilan state leaders who were excercising their legal, political and democratic right to distribute party pamphlets on Full Liberalisation to the public. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP unfurled the banner of Cultural Democracy challenge the Gerakan cultural policy of assimilation and subservience is far back as 26 years ago in the Great DAP-Gerakan Cultural Debate in 1968

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP ISecretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at the third Penang ‘Tanjong’ 3′ Marathon Thousand-People Dinner held at, Penang Chinese Town Hall on Wednesday, 5th October 1994 at 8 p.m
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DAP unfurled the banner of Cultural Democracy challenge the Gerakan cultural policy of assimilation and subservience is far back as 26 years ago in the Great DAP-Gerakan Cultural Debate in 1968

Twenty-six years ago, on November 24, 1968 the DAP and the Gerakan had a historic cultural debate at the then Auditorium in Kuala Lumpur. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP to organize a National Conference on ‘Full Liberalisation’ and is prepared to invite Mahathir, Answar Ibrahim, Ling Liong Sik and Lim Keng Tail to participate together with Opposition leaders like Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah, Joseph Pairin, Nik Aziz and Dr. Syed Husin Ali.

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the second Penang ‘Tanjong 3’ Marathon Thousand-People Dinner held at Penang Chinese Town Hall on Tuesday, 4th October 1994 at 8 p.m.

DAP to organize a National Conference on ‘Full Liberalisation’ and is prepared to invite Mahathir, Answar Ibrahim, Ling Liong Sik and Lim Keng Tail to participate together with Opposition leaders like Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah, Joseph Pairin, Nik Aziz and Dr. Syed Husin Ali.

Yesterday, the DAP leunched its. First Declaration on Nation-Building Policies for Malaysia on “Full Liberalisation” and this morning, the DAP launched the Second Declaration on Nation-Building Policies on “Real Democracy and Human Right”. Read the rest of this entry »