Saturday, December 09, 2006

A public tribute to Rashid Maidin (1917-2006)

Last night, a multiethnic and multinational public dinner held by human rights NGO Suaram at the Bangunan Peladang in PJ, paid tribute to, among other brave Malaysians, Rashid Maidin (1917-2006) who was saluted as a great anti-fascist and anti-colonial fighter.

Rashid: Why I turned Red

Rashid saved by cowherds

The titans of Malay communist leaders

Merdeka history in new light

Malay Communists recall Anti-Fascist War (in Chinese)

Tunku's 1947 message to Rashid Maidin in London (in Chinese)

PAS: Communist party helped secure Merdeka

Rashid Maidin: Pejuang anti-penjajah sepanjang zaman (Bhg. I)

Rashid Maidin: Berjuang untuk kemerdekaan Malaya (Bhg. II)

Rashid Maidin: Dari Rundingan Baling ke Rundingan Haadyai (Bhg. III)