... hard to get where I am today”
These are some typical
expressions that are sure to be heard in coffee chats, every time the topic of rich and poor is brought up. People have grown easily accustomed to ...
Saturday, 30 March 2013
... further erosion of these freedoms.
Suppression of freedom of
Constitutional Law Professor, Dr Abdul Aziz Bari was suspended by the International University of Islam for ...
Thursday, 30 August 2012
... movement has yet to decide if it supports the students’ cause for free education or for PTPTN to be waived but stands in solidarity with their right to
A series of free lectures known ...
Tuesday, 24 April 2012
... the Attorney General’s Chambers only seeks to further stifle the rights of Malaysians to: assemble peacefully, form associations, freedom of speech and
We are disappointed on the judgment ...
Sunday, 04 March 2012
... – freedom of
expression and thought.
Since the Syri’ah Law that is practised in Saudi – just like any other Muslim countries that implement Syari’ah – is subject to individual interpretation by the ...
Sunday, 12 February 2012
... must be allowed to be aired. There shall be freedom of
expression and freedom to access and publish information.
15. National Unity
National unity must be premised on the heterogeneous nature ...
Thursday, 26 January 2012
... children, youth and students but also an investment for society as a whole.”
The Special Rapporteur on the right to freedom of
expression, Frank La Rue, urged the Government of Malaysia to seriously ...
Wednesday, 14 December 2011
... 1960 (“ISA”) and three Emergency Ordinances and to review other laws relating to the freedoms of
expression, assembly and association.
Continuing detention without trial
However, before two ...
Wednesday, 14 December 2011
... speech and ensure the right to freedom of
expression to all human rights defenders, including those defending the rights of sexual minorities, as provided in Article 19 of the ICCPR.
Ensure in law ...
Thursday, 03 November 2011
... and understand the implication of such laws over our lives. Once we are aware of it, then we know that these draconian laws are not needed in Malaysia.”
Increasingly, the public’s freedom of
Wednesday, 27 July 2011
expression by the rakyat of their views.
On the contrary, the time has come for those mandated to administer the nation to “listen to the voices of the rakyat”. There is a clamour worldwide ...
Saturday, 28 May 2011
1 Muted Malaysia is a citizens’ initiative in response to the shrinking public space for
expression as evidenced by series of book bans, sackings and arrests involving writers, media practitioners and ...
Tuesday, 10 May 2011
... little respect still in general for freedom of
expression, a right guaranteed in the Federal Constitution.
CIJ calls on the federal government to cease initiating needless prosecutions ...
Tuesday, 22 March 2011
... evaporated and condensed creamer - to prepare the beverage. The tea itself is brewed together with cumin, cinnamon and cardamom.
By afternoon's end, this was the common
expression on everyone, ...
Tuesday, 15 March 2011
... out that the real threat here is divisive race politics and irresponsible politicians who do not care for freedom of
expression, social justice and democracy in Malaysia.
Kumpulan/Organisasi Seni ...
Thursday, 03 March 2011
... by recent remarks from top ministerial personnel that revealed government intention to censor online free
expression, from hints of “cyber sedition regulations” and the expansion of the Printing Presses ...
Tuesday, 01 February 2011
... a serious attack on the freedom of
expression and media freedom.
We call on all journalists, unionised or not, to stand behind Hata and urge for the domestic inquiry, rescheduled to 17 ...
Thursday, 06 January 2011
... freedom and support in the UK and Eire while forgetting that your brethren at home are deprived of their basic rights of association and
expression by the UUCA. The UUCA has done immense harm in dumbing ...
Sunday, 05 December 2010
... our fundamentals, not least for standing in the way of constructive dialogue. Rather than engage in the issues, the government chooses to police thought and
expression, the imminent sedition laws for ...
Thursday, 02 December 2010
... (or in Malay, Bicara Pasal...) is an English/Malay e-forum that will make its debut online tomorrow (LetsTalkAbout.cijmalaysia.org). It intends to be both a source of information and a platform for
Monday, 25 October 2010