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The Attorney-General and the Police should not adopt the “conventional police mentality” when dealing with problems of press freedom as they should be mindful of Vision 2020 to promote democratisation in Malaysia

Press Conference Statement (2) by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at DAP PJ Headquarters on Wednesday, October 4, 1995 at 11.30 a.m.

The Attorney-General and the Police should not adopt the “conventional police mentality” when dealing with problems of press freedom as they should be mindful of Vision 2020 to promote democratisation in Malaysia

The Attorney-General, Datuk Mohtar Abdullah said yesterday that he had not made any decision on the investigation into allegations that PAS Member of Parliament for’ Kubang Kerian Mohamad Sabu had assaulted a TV3 crew. Read the rest of this entry »

The Barisan Nasional will be using the Chinese Communist Party return visit to Malaysia next month to win Chinese voters in the same way it used the meeting of Razak with Mao Tse Tung for the same purpose in the 1974 general elections

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the DAP Bukit Bendera Chinese New Year Gathering at Aston Bungalow, Tanjong Bungah on Friday, February 12, 1995 at 8 pm

The Barisan Nasional will be using the Chinese Communist Party return visit to Malaysia next month to win Chinese voters in the same way it used the meeting of Razak with Mao Tse Tung for the same purpose in the 1974 general elections

The Barisan Nasional has invited the Chinese Communist Party to send a delegation for a return visit to Malaysia next month. Read the rest of this entry »

Call for redefinition of human rights should not be used as an excuse to justify violation of human rights in Malaysia

Speech by the Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang when launching the Full Liberalisation campaign in Selangor at a dinner in Puchong on Sunday, 11th December, 1994 at 8 pm

Call for redefinition of human rights should not be used as an excuse to justify violation of human rights in Malaysia

Recently, the Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed opened an international conference in Malaysia on ‘Rethinking Human Rights’ where he called for a redefinition of human rights. Read the rest of this entry »

MCA should formally propose, that Sim Moh Yee should be given this National Day in recognition to Chinese education and the role of Chinese education in nation building to give meaning to Anwar Ibrahim’s ‘We Are All One Family’

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong,, Lim Kit Siang, at Malacca DAP Two Thousand-People Dinner at Pay Fong Chinese Independent Secondary School Hall, Malacca on Saturday, 6th August 1994

MCA should formally propose, that Sim Moh Yee should be given this National Day in recognition to Chinese education and the role of Chinese education in nation building to give meaning to Anwar Ibrahim’s ‘We Are All One Family’

Malacca is a historic town not only because of its 600 years history, but because of the quality and greatness of the Malacca people who continue to make history in modern Malaysia. Read the rest of this entry »

Mahathir should clarity and apologise for his remark on me over television news yesterday as I had never been charged and convicted for corruption

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Thursday , January 20th, 1994:

Mahathir should clarity and apologise for his remark on me over television news yesterday as I had never been charged and convicted for corruption

The Prime Minister , Datuk Seri Dr.Mahathir Mahamed , should clarity and apologise for his remark on me over television news yesterday , as I had never been charged and convicted for corruption. Read the rest of this entry »

Lee Kim Sai should explain first why he fled to Australia and Ling Liong Sik fled to the United States when Operation Lalang was launched on 27th October 1987

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Monday, November 11, 1991:

Lee Kim Sai should explain first why he fled to Australia and Ling Liong Sik fled to the United States when Operation Lalang was launched on 27th October 1987

MCA Deputy President, Datuk Lee Kim Sai, who was lying very low in the past years, suddenly made a very ‘brave and courageous’ statement yesterday. Read the rest of this entry »

Anwar Ibrahim should explain why the Education Bill 1990 was about to be finalized last month with ‘only minor issues to be finalized’ suddenly became very complicated

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at the DAP Ceramah on the Education Bill 1990 held in Segamat, Johore on Sunday, 24th June 1990 at 8 p.m.

Anwar Ibrahim should explain why the Education Bill 1990 was about to be finalized last month with ‘only minor issues to be finalized’ suddenly became very complicated

At the end of last month, the Education Minister, Anwar Ibrahim, said the Education Bill 1990 was about to be finalized and would be presented to the June meeting of Parliament. Anwar said that there were some minor issues that have yet to be resolved by the Cabinet Committee on the Education Bill 1990. Read the rest of this entry »

Call on Malaysians to give full support to Tunku in the second Merdeka struggle to free Malaysians from undemocratic rule

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at the first anniversary dinner to mark Lim Guan Eng and his first release from ISA detention from Kamunting Detention Centre organised by Penang DAPSY at Maple Leaf Restaurant in Penang on Thursday, 19th April 1990 at 8 pm

Call on Malaysians to give full support to Tunku in the second Merdeka struggle to free Malaysians from undemocratic rule

I thank the Penang DAPSY for this occasion to mark the first anniversary of Guan Eng and my release from Kamunting Detention Centre under Operation Lalang. Read the rest of this entry »

1987 – A Year to End or Deepen the National Crisis of Confidence?

1987 New Year Massage by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, Dap Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, issued on 31.12.1986

1987 – A Year to End or Deepen the National Crisis of Confidence?

The Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed, held the August 3 general elections to end the crisis of confidence in Malaysia, but despite the Barisan Nasional fourth-fifth parliamentary majority, this crisis of confidence has worsened in the past five months Read the rest of this entry »

DAP calls for a national referendum as to whether the Senate should be abolished or reformed to have direct election for Senators

by Parliament Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General, MP for Tanjung and Assemblyman for Kampong Kolam, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling on Thursday, Dec. 11, 1986:

DAP calls for a national referendum as to whether the Senate should be abolished or reformed to have direct election for Senators

The Dewan Negara President, Tan Sri Ben Stephens, and Senator Chan Choong Tak had responded to the widespread public disillusionment with the Dewan Negara, as in the past 27 years, it had proved to be a totally ineffective and useless Chamber, not worth the $17 million public funds allocated to it every year. Read the rest of this entry »