Racial politics rearing its ugly head again

Persatuan Patriot Kebangsaan (Patriot) observes that racial politics is rearing its ugly head again. In a spate of a few days, opposition politicians from...

Hakam condemns sedition probe on lawyer Fadiah Nadwa

Hakam notes that lawyer and activist Fadiah Nadwa Fikri was called for investigation by the police under Section 4(1) of the Sedition Act 1948...

Place our education system on an ethical and moral foundation

The Consumer Association of Penang welcomes the appointment of Dr Maszlee Malik as the Minister of Education. He is well qualified for the post...

Gesaan mewartakan segera Ulu Muda sebagai hutan tadahan air

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) dan Persatuan Pengguna Pulau Pinang (CAP) menggesa kerajaan negeri Kedah yang baharu dilantik untuk mewartakan dengan segera hutan simpan...

Real reform by new government could set example for the region

Malaysia’s new government should move swiftly to implement the human rights commitments set out in the Pakatan Harapan coalition’s election manifesto, Human Rights Watch...

Law enforcement agencies must demonstrate highest professional standards

The Malaysian Bar is concerned about recent reports of travel bans being imposed on targets of police investigations and of leaks to the media...

Eight ways to produce academic excellence in Malaysia

The Malaysian Academic Movement (Move), also known as Pergerakan Tenaga Akademik Malaysia (Gerak), would like to congratulate Dr Maszlee Malik, on being appointed the...

Bank Negara’s report captures workers’ problems

Bank Negara should be commended for raising the problems associated with a “race to the bottom” in labour costs in its 2017 Annual Report,...

Remove monoculture plantations from forest cover statistics

In conjunction with the International Day of Forests on 21 March, Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) is pleased to learn that the government of Malaysia...

Top judges’ resignations a precursor to judicial reform

The Malaysian Bar is glad to note the resignation of Md Raus Sharif as the Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Malaysia and...

Time for serious reforms in academia

Persatuan Patriot Kebangsaan (Patriot) fully supports Education Minister Maszlee Malik’s call in not renewing the tenures of vice-chancellors and deputy vice-chancellors who seem more...

Forum dan ceramah – Malaysia baru: Adakah rakyat boss?

Rise of Sarawak Efforts (Rose) akan menganjurkan siri ceramah dan forum awam pada akhir bulan ini di tiga lokasi berbeza iaitu Siburan, Petra...