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Womens rights are human rights.

I have been taking an online course through Stanford University called “International Womens Health and Human Rights” for the past 4 weeks or so. It has been so incredibly enlightening, powerful, and disturbing all at the same time.   533 more words

Act against racism and religious bigots before it is too late

Ng Kee Seng

If the Umno-led Barisan Nasional (BN) is trying to turn Malaysia into a regional militant state, then it is doing a hell of a great job. 598 more words

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Oh, Pakatan – what has become of you?

Natesan Visnu

A year after 2013, the leaders who we trusted with our votes have betrayed the very essence of morality and public trust.

“The difference between a democracy and a dictatorship is that in a democracy you vote first and take orders later; in a dictatorship you don’t have to waste your time voting.” – Charles Bukowski… 543 more words

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Time to change the FPTP system?


Many of us are familiar with the Malaysian electoral system of first past the post. We have had this system since independence and it’s seems to be stuck with us for life. 1,016 more words

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Nurul vs Utusan defamation case settled out of court


The defamation suit filed by Lembah Pantai Member of Parliament Nurul Izzah Anwar against Utusan Group editor-in-chief Abdul Aziz Ishak and Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Berhad concerning her statement on religious freedom for Malays, was solved today after the two parties reached the out-of-court settlement. 220 more words

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Najib holds tongue on Dr M, again


Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak chose the path of silence again when asked by reporters to respond to former premier Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s scathing criticism against him. 328 more words

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Timber companies will soon have to toe the line

Neesha Sangara

WWF-Malaysia CEO Dionysus Sharma says that this step ensures a win-win solution for both environmental and industrial needs in the move towards sustainability… 189 more words

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