A day of shame and Mahathir is part of that shame

Twenty-two years ago, the then Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, committed a heinous crime by ordering the detention of 106 concerned...

Aliran condemns disruption of anti-Sedition Act gathering

Aliran is appalled at yesterday's disruption of an anti-Sedition Act gathering at Speakers' Square in Penang by a group of thugs. These louts drowned...

Taman Manggis land deal: Gerakan, be sensible; don’t be ridiculous!

The Penang Gerakan secretary Oh Tong Keong has disclosed that businesswoman Phang Li Koon, the former owner of the Pinhorn Road bungalow that was...

Citizens’ Declaration signals split in Umno-BN elite ranks

Aliran congratulates former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad and other Malaysian leaders for putting aside their differences and coming together to call upon Najib...

Threats to freedom of religion or belief in Malaysia

Although the Malaysian constitution guarantees freedom of religion, many Malaysians continue to face serious and systemic religious intolerance, observe Aliran and Suaram. Malaysia has...

Will Gani Patail have the gumption to stand up for justice?

What is certain is that the Attorney General’s term of tenure has been terminated. Whether that termination was done according to procedure, observing rules...

Banglo Guan Eng, transaksi Taman Manggis: BN hipokrit, tanpa fakta

Sesiapapun boleh memilih untuk menjual hartanya pada sebarang harga yang dikehendakinya. Itu adalah prerogatif atau hak istimewanya. Ianya boleh terjadi jauh di bawah nilai...

What offence has Anwar committed? Why is he being hounded?

The scandalous porno tape, used in desperation to implicate Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim allegedly engaging in sex with a prostitute in order to turn...

Why is Universiti Malaya afraid of Anwar Ibrahim?

We can understand why Barisan Nasional, particularly Umno, is so terrified of Anwar Ibrahim. If anyone can send the BN packing off from Putrajaya,...

Tarik balik sekatan ke atas Malaysian Insider: Aliran melancarkan petisyen

Aliran telah melancarkan satu petisyen atas talian bagi menuntut Suruhanjaya Komunikasi dan Multimedia Malaysia menarik balik sekatan ke atas laman berita The Malaysian Insider,...

No sobriety or sanity in former judge’s statement

Decent thinking Malaysians were justifiably shocked that a former judge of the Court of Appeals, Mohd Noor Abdullah, could have expressed views that are...

Umno is rotten to the core – it seems!

The cat is out of the bag – at last! Tun Mahathir and all his cohorts from his era cannot plead ignorance or amnesia....