Civil Society Voices

Civil Society Voices

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To break the decades-long cycle of politically motivated arrests of peaceful critics, Burma’s new government should look systematically at laws long used to stifle...

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Akhbar Satar also urges the government to set up an independent commission of inquiry to carry out a thorough investigation. Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M)...

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Murder witness and land rights defender Supoj Kansong was shot eight times by an unidentified gunman in southern Thailand on 8 April 2016, reports...

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The Malaysian government should reject a proposal made during parliamentary debates that the attorney general head the independent Bar Council, Human Rights Watch has...

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Azrul Mohd Khalib, who initiated a petition change.org, shares his experience of being hauled up by police for investigation under the Sedition Act. You...

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The Negara-Ku People’s Movement (Negara-Ku)deeply regrets and is disappointed in the conviction of a member of its steering committee, Haris Ibrahim, under Section 4...

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The Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) is shocked by the recent arrest of whistleblower Rafizi Ramli and strongly condemn the authorities’ rash...

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Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram) strongly condemns the recent arrests of youth activists and political leaders and the threats issued by the inspector general of...

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Tan Yew Sing elaborates on the impressive steps this civil society coalition is taking to embrace diversity as an asset rather than a liability...

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The conviction of prominent lawyer and human rights activist Haris Ibrahim of sedition highlights Malaysia’s increasing determination to crush any form of dissent in...

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Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram) strongly condemns the raid conducted by the religious authorities at Renaissance Hotel on 4 April 2016. The raid was conducted...

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The Joint Action Group for Gender Equality (Jag) is appalled by the latest news of a raid by the Federal Territories Islamic Department (Jawi)...

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