"When Malaya was under the British rule, they brought in Chinese and Indians to work in tin mines and rubber plantations," said Ahmad.
"The British built more schools at the mines and this unfairness led to the Chinese being more educated, although this is Tanah Melayu," he added referring to the Malay name of British Malaya.
"The Chinese were indeed squatters at that time," said Ahmad.
"I will not apologise. This is an undisputed political history," he added.
AAB's grandfather was Ha Su-chiang (also known as Hassan), was a Chinese Muslim who came from Sanya in Hainan.
Some people say that Mahathir's father was a school teacher of part-Indian origin, specifically Malayalee (people who speak Malayalam not to be confused with Malay), whose father having migrated from the southern state of Kerala.
What about Khir Toyo whose father, Joyo Erodikromo, was an immigrant from Java, Indonesia.
yet another squatter?
AAB, MM and KT's fathers/grandfathers weren't squatters. They moved here for their own reasons and made this home.
Just like Lulu's grandparents and greatgrandparents.
and probably your grandparents/greatgrandparents/great[x10------]grandparents too.
We are here to stay.
This is my home, your home, our home.