Kami, pertubuhan-pertubuhan bukan kerajaan yang menandatangan kenyataan di bawah, mengecam keganasan polis semasa menahan 16 orang aktivis yang menuntut penutupan kilang Lynas pada petang 22 Jun 2014 di kawasan perindustrian Gebeng, Kuantan.
Finger-pointing at the outsiders of Kuantan as a way of locating the cause of doubts, as the Pahang Chief Minister did, is as much a figure of speech as it can be a literal action, says Mustafa K Anuar.
Dave Anthony says that an escape clause should be inserted into contracts to ensure that corporate projects unfriendly to the people and/or the environment can be terminated without compensation by subsequent administrations.
Save Malaysia Stop Lynas (SMSL) is outraged that despite two impending judicial reviews at the Kuantan High Court and an appeal case for judicial review in Putrajaya, the government proceeded to issue a temporary operating licence (TOL) to Lynas yesterday.
It is ironical for nuclear physicist Abdul Rahman to trot out a proposal about using thorium waste as nuclear fuel without revealing the disadvantages involved in using it this way, points out Choo Sing Chye.
Undaunted by the outrageous display of disrespect by thugs, the Stop Lynas protesters in Penang showed remarkable courage in turning their backs to the rowdy rabble-rousers, reports masterwordsmith-unplugged.