By NADIA GIDEON, THILAGA & PANG KHEE TEIK. “Acceptance of LGBT people into health systems, communities, and civic life is a vital step towards a more vibrant, healthy Malaysia.”
Statement by LGBT individuals & groups. “I wish Malaysia would stop teaching lessons of hate and division. We should teach lessons of love, respect and equality instead.”
By PANG KHEE TEIK. “I am absolutely tired of politicians saying they cannot touch LGBT issues because it would be political suicide. You know what is suicide? It is what LGBT youths are actually contemplating due to the amount of homophobia and transphobia they face in Malaysia these days.”
“We welcome the timely meeting between Minister in the PMO Mujahid Rawa and Nisha Ayub on 11 August 2018. The meeting was a crucial and positive first step in showing the government’s openness to dialogue and to create a Malaysia that is inclusive and compassionate.”
By PANG KHEE TEIK. “We have been taught from young to believe that our measure of worth comes from others: our teachers, our bosses, our government. But it is our parents who are the first teachers of this dependency.”
Oleh PANG KHEE TEIK. “Komuniti LGBT Malaysia terus berjuang untuk anakmu, ibumu, masyarakatmu, walaupun rasa takut kehilangan keluarga dan masyarakat sendiri terus membelenggu kami.”
Many Malaysians are urging Syed Saddiq to uphold principles of fairness, equality, and meritocracy, and retain Numan in his team.
By PANG KHEE TEIK. All over the country, we came out as Malaysians and we volunteered and we voted, in spite of being told the country is not ready for us yet.
BY PANG KHEE TEIK. Malaysians are panicking about kunyit. We must clean the country of kunyit! Darlings, we don’t have to clean this country of kunyit. But we can clean our kunyit.