Failure of the criminal justice system

While the Thai media and urban middle class have focused on the ongoing political deadlock in Bangkok in recent months, the violence in southern...

Former Health DG speaks out

Former Director-General of Health Tan Sri Dato' Dr Abdul Khalid bin Sahan has spoken out on why the free market does not work for...

The Health Ministry’s proposal

The Health Ministry has come up with a proposal to revamp  the health care system. We look at the salient features of what they...

The People’s Proposal

The Coalition Against Health Care Privatisation, comprising 81 NGOs, has come up with a People’s Proposal for health care financing that would not burden...

Aliran Monthly 26: 1 editor’s note

This is a special issue focusing on the proposed revamp of health care financing. Our first piece looks at the Health Ministry’s proposal, which...

Hasty suspension

The demise of The Sarawak Tribune leaves many wondering how serious the government is in promoting a democracy that values diversity and tolerance. It is...

Iran’s oil exchange threatens the Greenback

As US pressure on Iran mounts, there is one secret that the boardroom kingpins would rather keep to themselves. by Mike Whitney  The Bush administration will...

It’s now or never

Women must get involved in the health financing debate as they are major care providers and recipients in the health care system. I was asked...

Health care at a cross-roads

Civil society is mobilizing to protect the basic right to health care for all in the face of the government's plan to make Malaysians...

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