Electronic companies, government must stop resisting recognition of trade unions

Charles Hector asserts that Renesas must immediately recognise the workers' union and reinstate workers' leader Wan Noorulazhar and other workers who have been terminated....

Battleground Sarawak: The contest for Putrajaya

The election outcome in Sarawak and three other BN ‘fixed deposit’ states will decide whether BN remains at the federal level or PR creates...

A new dawn within reach

In an open letter, Yeo Yang Poh exhorts Malaysian to move forward and make a change to improve our nation while we can. Dear Fellow...

Decentralisation: The way to deepen democracy, promote good governance

In the coming general election, vote the coalition that promises to usher in decentralisation, advises Francis Loh. The GE13 is around the corner. Regardless of...

Najib’s hunger for Indian Malaysian votes

He is running to the Indian Malaysians to back him up strongly with promises of a better deal for them if the BN is...

Who’s afraid of Anwar Ibrahim?

Far from being discredited in the public eye, ‘DSAI’ has grown much closer to the common people than when Mahathir made him a ‘martyr’...

The media psy-ched for GE13

In a general election that is to be intensely contested, many ‘strange things’ may emerge in the media, predicts Mustafa K Anuar. The 13th general...

Highest debt in Malaysia’s history!

Martin Jalleh looks at how the BN government has plunged Malaysia deeper into debt due to irresponsible fiscal spending and rampant corruption.

Malaysia most vulnerable to an economic storm!

Martin Jalleh surveys analysts' reactions to Najib's cash handouts and populist spending.

Vote for Democracy – Aliran Monthly 33: 1 editor’s note

Far from being discredited in the public eye, ‘DSAI’ has grown much closer to the common folk than when Mahathir made him a ‘martyr’...

Najib: I have delivered

Martin Jalleh looks at Najib's four years of 'fine performance' and outlines what the PM has really delivered.

Najib vows to transform nation – but has failed to change Umno

Martin Jalleh wonders how Najib plans to transform the nation when he has admitted that his own party still needs to change.

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