Zunar: Consummate political cartoonist surmounting the odds

Nothing has been able to break the indomitable spirit of this caricaturist, writes Benedict Lopez. Even till today, many Malaysians are unaware of Zunar’s...

CV Prabhakaran: Towering Reformasi lawyer who defended the underdog

Dato' CV Prabhakharan, the former chairman of the Penang Bar Committee (1996-1999) passed away on 15 June 2018. He was 81. Anil Netto writes...

How passion against injustice led a Catholic brother to Kamunting

27th October 2017 marked the 30th anniversary of Operation Lalang, where over a hundred people were detained without trial and the publishing licences of...

Perginya seorang ‘Galileo Galilei’ Melayu

Pada Jefry Musa, Kassim Ahmad, yang sangat merendah diri, merupakan cendiakawan dan intelektual Melayu yang berani. “Orang ini ada aliran fikiran dalam masyarakat, politik,...
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Passing of a great Malaysian humanitarian: Thasleem Mohamed Ibrahim

Dato’ Haji Thasleem Mohamed Ibrahim, activist and chair of National Indian Rights Action Team (Niat), has passed away on 23 August 2017 at about...

Rozaimin Elias: Anak terbaik Pulau Pinang

Rozaimin lebih banyak buat kerja berbanding bercakap. Dan tindakannya tidak datang dari akal tetapi dari hati, tulis Izmil Amri. “Nasib terbaik adalah tidak dilahirkan,...

Tok Guru Nik Aziz – Pembimbing generasi progresif

Liew Chin Tong memberi pendapatnya mengenai legasi mantan mursyidul am Pas serta Menteri Besar Kelantan, Allahyarham Tok Guru Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat. Sememangnya...

Tok Guru Nik Aziz – guardian of the progressive generation

Liew Chin Tong shares his thoughts on the legacy of former Pas spiritual adviser and Kelantan Menteri Besar 'Tok Guru' Nik Abdul Aziz Nik...

Datin Seri Elizabeth Sarojini Devaraj is an inspiration to many

James Lochhead and Prema Devaraj take inspiration from the wonderful life Elizabeth led and the huge difference she made to the lives of so...

Said Zahari – telling it as it is, as it was

As we mark Said's passing, it is sobering to reflect that the three darkest clouds which hovered persistently over Said’s life have not yet...

Suffering for the Truth: Aliran’s interview with Said Zahari (Part 2)

The second and final part of an Aliran interview in 2002 in memory of this Independence era journalist and editor, a towering pioneer in...

Two different worlds, one common struggle: Aliran’s interview with Said Zahari (Part 1)

We reproduce an Aliran interview in 2002 in memory of this Independence era journalist and editor, a towering pioneer in the struggle for press...
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