Transforming the ISA: Old poison in new bottle

Malaysians would do well to demand that there is no return to detention without charge, writes Kua Kia Soong. Prime Minister Najib Razak’s recent...

What do we expect of condemned human rights violators?

Former police chief Rahim Noor should be the last person in this country to talk about human rights because he was condemned for beating...

Think Centre renews call for Singapore to abolish ISA

Think Centre (TC), one of Singapore's oldest political NGOs, welcomes and applauds the announcement by the Malaysian government to repeal the controversial 51-year-old law...

It was People Power that finished off the ISA

Prime Minister Najib Razak's announcement that the ISA and the Emergency Ordinance would be repealed has taken the nation by surprise. He also announced...

Nine ISA arrests so far this year

Gerakan Mansuhkan ISA (GMI) expresses its protest and disappointment over the latest arrest of Abdul Haris bin Syuhadi, 63, allegedly for terrorism activities. The...

ISA review fails to tackle basic rights concerns

Suaram and GMI have expressed their deepest disappointment on the government’s revelation on the amendments to the Internal Security Act. According to de facto...

Activist hauled to court in Penang

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Ong Jing Cheng reports on the fate of activist Lau Shu Shi, who was hauled up on 1 August 2010 while attending an anti-ISA...

ISA judgment a negative development

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Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram) expresses its grave disappointment and serious concern over the Federal Court judgment today which overturned a RM2.5 million award to...

What the anti-ISA protesters told the Foreign Minister

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Anti-ISA protesters in London were surprised when Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman walked up to engage with them. Sydney Sassoon reveals what transpired in...

Gov’t snuffs out anti-ISA candlelight vigil protests

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The Abolish ISA Movement (UK) has criticised the Malaysian government's crackdown on Malaysians protesting against the repressive law. Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman arrived in...

Pro-ISA rowdies scuffle at anti-ISA vigil in Penang

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A group of pro-ISA rowdies, who called themselves the 'silent majority', were anything but. They were loud and clearly aimed to agitate and disrupt...

Against the odds, activists stage impromptu vigil in Ipoh

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About 300 people staged an impromptu anti-ISA vigil for 20 minutes near a shopping mall in Ipoh after police blocked access to the original...

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