Youbeli Online Shopping Malaysia
Cart: 0 items 
Contact Us: 1800 88 2354

An Alternative Vision For Malaysia

An Alternative Vision For Malaysia
Product Code:
Available Now
Usually ships within 48 hrs
Delivery Fee:
WM - RM 8.00
Sabah - RM 11.00
Sarawak - RM 10.00
20 Points
RM 25.00
RM 20.00

Nofity me when ...
price drops.
Product Information
Author/Editor: Jeyakumar Devaraj
New Pb 135 pp.
Subject: Politics
Condition: Good
Published: 2015

Whether one is a capitalist, socialist or just interested in good governance, there is real benefit in reading this collection of speeches and essays by Dr Jeyakumar, one of the most principled politicians I know.

True to form, every word in these writings is weighed and considered carefully and responsibly. The result is a collection that challenges us into rethinking the benefits of our current systems to bring them in line with a ‘people first’ philosophy, in the true sense of those words.

The ‘vow of poverty’ that you will read about, exhorts political leaders to live simply, declare their assets and to behave with dignity. How refreshing! But the true power of Dr Jeyakumar’s words lies in the fact that he does not just write or speak them. It’s that he lives by them.

    -- Dato Ambiga Sreenevasan

Author biodata

Dr Jeyakumar Devaraj is a medical doctor who, after completion of 18 years in government service, took on the then MIC President Dato Seri Samyvellu in the 1999 general elections. Jeyakumar lost in 1999 and again in 2004, but managed to displace Samyvellu in 2008, and retained the Sg Siput parliamentary seat in 2013.

A social activist since his university days, he is a founder member of the Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) and is currently a PSM central committee member. He has been the secretary of the Coalition Against Privatization of Health Care since its formation in 2004.
Jeyakumar has been arrested about a dozen times for participating in gatherings and protests deemed illegal by the Police. His longest detention so far was for about a month in July 2011, when he and 5 other PSM members were held under the Emergency Ordinance on charges of treason. A strong protest from the Malaysian public secured the release of the ‘EO 6’ and they went on to sue the Inspector General of Police for wrongful detention. The case was settled via a consent agreement with the government paying RM 200,000 to PSM. 
Jeyakumar has authored several books including Sucked Oranges (Insan 1989), Logging Against the Natives (Insan 1989), The Marginalised Society (Alaigal 1993 –in Tamil), Speaking Truth to Power (Alaigal 2002), Malaysia at the Crossroads (Parsosma 2009) and Maaf Tuan Speaker (Parsosma 2011 – in Malay).
He is married to Mohanarani Rasiah, a social activist, and they have a son.

Payment Option

Credit Cards (Mastercard & Visa)
We currently accept Mastercard and Visa credit cards. Your credit card information is secured and safeguarded when shopping at All information are encrypted and sent through secured and protected channels. As we are employing Mobile88 (iPay88) as our payment gateway, Mobile88 will be stated in your credit card statement.

Financial Process Exchange (FPX)
We also accepts FPX payment method as it is an ideal payment solution for customers who does not have a credit card. All that is needed to make an online payment is an online banking account. Payment is directly linked and connected to the customer's specified online banking account, transactions are usually instant and fast. Supported banks includes:

Cash Bank-in / Online Fund Transfer / Cheque
You may bank-in cash or cheque into the selected bank account below:

Account No. : 3194858935

Account No. : 514048612629

Once you have successfully bank-in the amount, email the bank in slip to with the stated Order No.

PayPal lets you send payments quickly and securely online using a credit card or bank account.
Not valid for cash only items.

Shipping Information
ZoneWeightDelivery Fee (RM)
West MalaysiaFirst 0.50 kg8.00
West MalaysiaAdditional 0.25 kg2.00
SarawakFirst 0.50 kg10.00
SarawakAdditional 0.25 kg2.00
SabahFirst 0.50 kg11.00
SabahAdditional 0.25 kg2.00


Chat with Youbeli