2015 TA Online

Thinking Allowed Online is an avenue for writers including non-Aliran members to express themselves on current issues. The views expressed need not necessarily reflect Aliran’s official position.

Freedom of expression: Growing discontent and the culture of fear

Unless we are vigilant and make our voices heard, we might be heading towards a deadly precipice that will bring us misery, says Abd...

Whistleblowers, beware ‘sabotage’!

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A whistleblower and his lawyer have to languish in prison when those who are sabotaging the credibility and integrity of the nation remain in...

Time to heal Mother Earth: Rally behind 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

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It is OK to begin small, but let's work together to build a global movement towards sustainable development now, says Wan Atikah Wan Yusoff....

Corruption erodes ethics, integrity and institutions

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Ignorance, incompetence and dishonesty seem to be the qualifications for high political office, and we have cronies who defend the indefensible, laments K Haridas....

Divergent thinking in choosing leaders is vital for Pakatan Harapan

If Pakatan Harapan truly believes in progressive politics it should work towards creating a political system that respects diverse thoughts in the choice of...

To mission schools with love

Mission schools have left a lasting lecacy and they have changed many lives, says Adrian Lee. The school anthem is one legacy bequeathed to a...

Much ado about rabies

Controlling the number of strays should not be limited to only dogs but should apply to all animals, says Adrian Lee. Popular culture often depicts...

Pork is delicious, but racism isn’t

We may laugh and scoff at the statements public figures or politicians make, but we will not be laughing when racism reaches our doorstep,...

The Rakyat won the day despite Bersih T-shirts being outlawed

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This victory is significant, as in truth, a majority of Malaysians are people of peace and believe in truth, justice and democracy and in...

A sense of betrayal and shame

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Mary Magdalen counters the prime minister's recent upbeat spin about his leadership and the state of the nation. This is my response to an...

Report card day for Malaysia

This year, as in the past few years, your performance continues to slide, says a worried Adrian Lee, in a report card for the...

Deputy prime minister in Lalaland?

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Many are wondering whether Ahmad Zahid understands the meaning and implications of real patriotism, observes Rakyat Jelata. In a news report by ntv7 on...

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