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Social Media & Citizen Journalism

In less than a decade ago, social media has made its way to play an important role in our daily lives, changing our culture, changing the way we communicate with one another and changing the way we share and obtain information. 449 more words

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Futile or not, stand up for freedom

Why lighting a candle is better than sitting in the dark

Khairie Hisyam Aliman
Malay Mail Online

From » Sedition Act: Speak Up

Sometimes we cannot not act, even if in futility. 426 more words

Politics

Sedition briefing for journos today

Our leaders must stop believing that if they are insulted, the whole country will crack. That’s a sign of arrogance too. Why do we pay so much attention to such individual insults that the government needs to act so drastically? 319 more words

Journalism

Penang journos stand in solidarity

Memorandum to Datuk Wira Abdul Rahim Hanafi, Penang Chief Police Officer

Penang Press Club, Pertubuhan Wartawan dan Jurugambar Media Cina Pulau Pinang (Pewaju), Persatuan Wartawan-wartawan Seberang Perai, Penang Press Employees’ Cooperative Society Ltd and the Journalists Union of North Malaya are declaring our solidarity with fellow journalist Susan Loone who was arrested by the Penang police for carrying out her duties and responsibilities assigned to her by her employer Malaysiakini, and urge the police to drop all charges against her immediately. 511 more words

Journalism

Henti tindakan, gugur dakwaan - IoJ

Badan Wartawan Malaysia – Institute of Journalists Malaysia
5hb September 2014
Badan Wartawan Malaysia (Institute of Journalists Malaysia), sebuah badan profesional wartawan di Malaysia, menyuarakan kebimbangan serius susulan penahanan penolong pengarang Malaysiakini Susan Loone dibawah Akta Hasutan 1948 berkaitan sebuah laporan berita yang ditulis dalam menjalankan tugas sebagai wartawan. 369 more words

Journalism

Drop the charges, stop swoop says IoJ

Statement by the Institute of Journalists Malaysia – Badan Wartawan Malaysia

THE RIGHT
TO REPORT
WITHOUT FEAR

• We believe it is within the right of all journalists to carry out their duties without hindrance for political or other reasons, and without external pressures. 516 more words

Politics

Apologise to Susan, says NUJ

Statement by National Union of Journalists Malaysia

The National Union of Journalists Peninsular Malaysia (NUJ) strongly condemns the inquiry by the police to investigate Malaysiakini reporter Susan Loone under Section 4 (1)(C) of the Sedition Act 1948. 369 more words

Journalism