The majority said No. This is good news to me. Chess to me shows there is no racial superiority or inferiority. Lets keep chess in the family, the Malaysian chess family. Lets keep politics and race out of this gentleman's sport. Read Jimmy's comments here.
ps: If we are to join the globalised world with dignity, I see no better training than chess. It can really help our kids to take the pressures of global competition. We cannot afford to be short sighted. The price is too great.