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Sedition Act belongs to 1948, not 2014

Sedition Act belongs to 1948, not 2014 – Shamini Darshni

Do not think. Do not attempt to express yourself, whether in song or art. Do not write. 493 more words

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Malaysia takes step back to Mahathir era with sedition dragnet

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 7 — Malaysian authorities are carrying out the broadest crackdown on the political opposition and social activists since the era of strongman leader Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, as traditionalists in the long-ruling ethnic Malay party appear to gain the upper hand. 496 more words

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Joint statement in protest against Sedition Act – Malaysian NGOs

We, the undersigned organisations, have come together to express in the strongest terms our protest against the continuing usage of the repressive, colonial and undemocratic Sedition Act of 1948. 260 more words

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The Sedition Act 1948 must go

The Sedition Act 1948 must go – Daniel Abishegam

SEPT 5 – The recent crackdown on people with different views and opinions on issues in the country by the government using the Sedition Act 1948 as a tool of this oppression has prompted many Malaysians to voice their anger and disapproval. 613 more words

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Sedition blitz causing climate of repression in Malaysia, says Amnesty International

The current sedition blitz against opposition lawmakers, an academic and a reporter is fostering a climate of repression in Malaysia, Amnesty International Malaysia (AIM) said today. 327 more words

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Oscar Pistorius Convicted Of Manslaughter

South African Paralympian, Oscar Pistorius, has been found guilty of culpable homicide in the shooting dead of his girlfriend by a Pretoria high court, presided over by Judge Thokozile Masipa, … 152 more words

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