Category: 2010 Web Specials

Why Wikileaks is good for democracy 1

Why Wikileaks is good for democracy

The US has been going in the wrong direction for years by classifying millions of documents as secrets. In countering that, Wikileaks has the potential to make transparency and accountability more robust in the...

Watching you watching us 1

Watching you watching us

Who’s watching whom? The government has warned Malaysians abroad that it is keeping tabs on them, but Sydney Sasson responds that Malaysians abroad are watching the government too.

Local democracy at work 4

Local democracy at work

There is no guarantee that those elected as civil society nominees in the Penang Forum elections on 14 November will be appointed municipal councillors come January. But it would be a major mistake for...

Even illegal workers have rights 0

Even illegal workers have rights

Whether documented or undocumented, migrant workers are entitled to those most basic rights that the nations of the world declared belong to every single human, asserts Danielle Celermajer.

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