Abuse of power under the ISA

P Ramakrishnan reminds us of the abuse meted out under the ISA - all in the name of national security. For the full article, click...

“I felt very close to God”

Abdullah’s regime can only take the freedom from my body but it can never take the heaven from my heart for God alone is...

“It was not in vain”

"I felt that my detention had been arranged in such a way that God was trying to use my innocence to educate the public...

First time to Kamunting Detention Centre

I promised Pet that I would do everything I possibly could with the help of the people to get him released and I would...

The BN national security state and the ISA

 Invariably, the extensive powers vested in the Executive and the Police have resulted in an abuse of these powers, observes Francis Loh.   In order to...

ISA is evil, ISA must go!!

Internal Security Act is a harsh law that has no place in a democratic society.  P Ramakrishnan tells us why the ISA is evil...

My 18 hours under the ISA

During her brief detention under the ISA, which was filled with a lot of uncertainty, journalist Tan Hoon Cheng felt an some unknown strength...

Heads they win, tails I lose

From the way my interrogation was going, they were trying to kill two birds with one stone, says Raja Petra Kamarudin. First Syed Hamid...

Aliran Monthly 28: 7 editor’s note

This issue focuses on the Internal Security Act, a harsh law that has no place in a democratic society.  P Ramakrishnan tells us why...