Alvivi, Ibrahim Ali and Zulkifli Noordin: Forgiveness during Ramadan

Bloggers Alvin Tan and Vivian Lee are now being charged for publishing a 'seditious' photograph on Facebook of themselves eating bak kut teh with...

Election Commission chairman doesn’t see facts!

It is incredulous that Election Commission chairman Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Mohd Yusof is totally blind to facts. But that seems to be his...

Don’t use official vehicles for campaign purposes

Aliran congratulates the Selangor state government for instructing its executive councillors to return government vehicles now that the Selangor State Assembly has been dissolved....

Why the delay in appointment of Selangor MB?

Malaysians are puzzled why Pakatan Selangor has not named the Menteri Besar of the state. The other two Pakatan governments in Kelantan and Penang have...

Don’t politicise God

When God is politicised we are in big trouble. That is what is happening in Malaysia. And that's why we are in such a...

Has taxpayers’ money been used to foot PM’s political ads?

Aliran is deeply concerned that the Prime Minister's Department had reportedly spent some RM36.1m in February for political advertisements in the run-up to the...

Aliran condemns passing of PCA Amendments Bill

Aliran is appalled at the manner in which the proposed amendments to the Prevention of Crime Act 1959 (PCA) have been bulldozed through parliament....

A threat to the ‘life of Psy’

Aliran is deeply disturbed by the reported threat on the young life of the well-known Korean pop sensation Psy, who recently gyrated to the...

Xenophobic deportation

Aliran is appalled by the Malaysian government’s inexplicable action in deporting Australian Senator Nick Xenophon after detaining him for 15 hours at the LCCT...

Why Bible-burning poser is bridge-burning in multi-religious Malaysia

In a joint statement, Aliran, Sisters in Islam, Islamic Renaissance Front and Projek Dialog have condemned Perkasa's call to burn Malay-language Bibles as an...

Aliran mourns passing of founder member Ismail Hashim

Aliran mourns the passing of our life-long member Ismail Hashim, who was killed in a road accident on Saturday evening. Ismail was one of...

Why Rais Yatim shouldn’t drive Info Dept vans around the bend

Aliran roundly condemns Information, Communication and Culture Minister Rais Yatim's recent indefensible justification for the Barisan Nasional's blatant use of government machinery for...