Mission and omission

National unity must be based on social justice. Graham Brown highlights the disturbing trend of widening regional disparities between Peninsular Malaysia and Sabah and...

Seal your leadership, Mr Prime Minister

K George writes to the Prime Minister, urging him to take just and appropriate action on the issues that have tarnished his 'Mr Clean'...

Thinking Allowed: Merdeka! Merdeka!

It’s Independence Day celebrations again for the 49th time. And if you’re a patriot, you should have put up the Malaysian flag outside your...

A man wronged (Part 1)

“Looking at the (Tribunal’s) report now, I do not have any doubt that my decision not to participate in the proceedings was right ...,”...

Stunning accusations

Resign or face a Tribunal, a stunned Tun Salleh Abas was told by then premier Dr Mahathir Mohamad at a private meeting on 27...

Abdullah must intervene

The assault on the Judiciary in 1988 requires a complete reassessment with a view to restoring the integrity of the judges who were wronged.Even...

Aliran Monthly 26: 7 editor’s note

Rustam Sani, in this month’s lead story asks rhetorically: Are we a nation yet? Communalism will remain as long as the ethnic groups ‘compete...

The ties that bind

Despite the violence in southern Thailand, one Buddhist woman is determined to continue working with Muslim fishermen to help maintain the mutual trust necessary...

The politics of dialogue

John Hilley argues that curbs on the discussion of racial and religious issues not only breed suspicion, resentment and disunity but foster Vision-type notions...

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