A privilege to have travelled with you, Khay Jin

Francis Loh pays tribute to Aliran's long-time friend and supporter, the scholar-activist Philip Khoo Khay Jin, who passed away in December 2011. So many...

Aliran Monthly 32: 1 editor’s note

Anwar Ibrahim’s acquittal surprised many and it has surely changed the dynamics of the local political scenario ahead of the coming general election. In our...

Why did they free Anwar?

While the prosecution went all out to obtain a conviction using highly questionable methods, the powers-that-be could not ignore the sentiment on the ground,...

The government doth protest too much

There’s simply no way of overstating the important role that young people play in affecting change in society. The sooner we acknowledge this the...

T’is the season for jumping ship!

Malaysians must not be taken in by this sandiwara. We must remain focused on the larger objective i.e. to turn the BN into an...

Ushering in 2012 with bloodied action against students

Aliran condemns the high-handed and uncalled-for police action at the dawn of the New Year against university students championing a cause that merits the...