Second Aliran member hauled up in crackdown against freedom of expression, media

As the dragnet against dissenting and critical views spreads, the list of individuals hauled up is growing longer. Yesterday, Wong Hoi Cheng, an Aliran...

Bigotry, zealotry giving Islam a bad name

Some bigots and zealots acting in the name of Islam have brought disrepute to a religion known for its tolerance and accommodation. Some 50...

It’s D-Day today – not for Anwar, but for the judiciary!

The badly battered and tattered judiciary is on trial today. The Appeal Court which convicted Anwar Ibrahim on 7 March 2014 had done irreparable...

Drop all charges against Susan Loone and Malaysiakini

Aliran is appalled by the recent arrest of Malaysiakini journalist Susan Loone under the draconian Sedition Act. Susan, who is also an Aliran member,...

Bleak future for Baram if dam plans goes ahead

MIRI: Save Sarawak’s Rivers Network (SAVE Rivers) together with the Baram Protection Committee (BPAC) totally disagrees with the statement made by Sarawak’s Chief Minister...

Mr PM, do you support idiotic behaviour?

Aliran is shocked and flabbergasted that that we have idiots who don’t know how to conduct themselves during a national crisis. Malaysia is in...

Don’t dissolve the assembly: There is an alternative with an overwhelming majority!

There is a possibility that in order to spite the Pakatan, Khalid may call for the dissolution of the Selangor State Assembly. He may...

Francis Loh takes over as Aliran president as Rama steps down

Dr Francis Loh has taken over as Aliran president after P Ramakrishnan decided to step down at the 35th annual general meeting of the...

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Prime Minister Najib Razak's announcement that the ISA and the Emergency Ordinance would be repealed has taken the nation by surprise.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

Aliran responds to UN Special Rapporteur’s report

Maria Chin Abdullah submitted the following intervention on behalf of Aliran at the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva. Thank you Mr....

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...

Sanity returns to judiciary

The recent rulings by the Federal Court, which overturned the ridiculous decisions of the High Court concerning the election petitions, hold out some hope...

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