Who is actually shaming the country?
By Zan Azlee
Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr. Salleh Keruak was reported to have said that local cartoonist Zunar had brought shame to the country. 412 more words
Before we left the secret 7 show there was a stand where pile of postcards were piled up where people could write a postcard to be given to illustrator Lunar who is facing along term prison sentence for tweeting posts condemning the jailing of a politician in Malaysia. 19 more words
The editors of the The Real Singapore, Ai Takagi and Yang Kaiheng, have been charged with sedition for stirring up ill will between Singaporeans and foreigners. 1,487 more words
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The heavy handed treatment of a popular cartoonist draws the world’s attention to Malaysia’s disregard for freedom of expression…319 more words
The Malaysian government has gone on a binge of prosecutions of critics and is using broad and vaguely worded laws to criminalise peaceful expression, Human Rights Watch (HRW) says in a new report released today (Tuesday). 1,660 more words