Category: 2009: 7

Malaysia at the crossroads 0

Malaysia at the crossroads

In reviewing a new book by Dr Jeyakumar Devaraj’s new book, Francis Loh questions whether the impetus for change should come from a worker-based socialist movement or a broad-based popular democratic alliance.

Sinking in solidarity with Samy 0

Sinking in solidarity with Samy

Training the spotlight on the Barisan, Martin Jalleh feels the MIC does not have much of a future, thanks to its long-serving president, Samy Vellu, who could sink the party along with himself. 

Where’s the loving feeling? 0

Where’s the loving feeling?

The Prime Minister has been touting his 1Malaysia slogan. But can we co-exist as one when irreversible damage has been done, wonders Fathol Zaman Bukhari.

That complex entity called Pas 0

That complex entity called Pas

Pas has been in the headlines of late for all the wrong reasons. The party needs to understand that we live in a multi-ethnic, multi-religious Malaysia where no single religion can be forced down...

Pakatan: Pro-business or pro-people? 0

Pakatan: Pro-business or pro-people?

Anil Netto looks at the Pakatan Rakyat economic orientation and questions whether its pro-business policies are compatible with pro-people sustainable development.

Legal aid for the Abolish ISA rally detainees 0

Legal aid for the Abolish ISA rally detainees

Looking back at the Abolish ISA rally, Ravinder Singh Dhaliwal, Fadiah Nadwa Fikri and Stephanie Bastian pay tribute to these unsung Legal Aid lawyers who secured the early release of those detained during the...

Aliran Monthly 29: 7 editor’s note 0

Aliran Monthly 29: 7 editor’s note

In our cover story Anil Netto looks at the Pakatan Rakyat’s economic orientation and questions whether its pro-business policies are compatible with pro-people sustainable development. Within the Pakatan, Pas appears to be speaking with...

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