Do the Batik Walk, Mr Obama

There is no guarantee that Obama will be able to undo the damage that has been done to America ’s image thanks to the...

World Refugee Day: Real people, real needs

In the current difficult situation, Merhrom urges source, host and receiving countries of refugees to push aside greediness and selfishness for the sake of...

Looking back at the Abolish ISA rally

 A flashback at the Abolish ISA rally in Kuala Lumpur on 1 August 2009 attended by over 50,000 people. 

A million 13th Mays

For the sake of those millions of Malaysians who lived and loved together across the frontiers of race and religion, let us not deny...

Pas finding its way still: Observations on Hadi’s speech

Many Malaysians are hoping that Pas will remember that its gains in March 2008 were the result of it being in the Pakatan. For...

Reason and superstition: When will we move on from the past?

What is the point of having the tallest building in the world when the people working in it believe in ghosts, poltergeists and vampires,...

Gross violation of privacy

The circulation of nude and intimate photos of Pakatan Rakyat’s state executive councillor, Ms Elizabeth Wong, is a gross and indecent violation of an...

Nazri, who is the “small boy” in the PM’s Department?

Minister in the PM’s Department Nazri Abd Aziz has labelled Perak State Assembly Speaker V Sivakumar a “boy speaker”. He says the Speaker “does...

Malaysia’s first UPR: Too much praise, too little progress

The NGO section during the inaugural review in Geneva The inaugural annual review of Malaysia's human rights performance, held in Geneva, was extremely disappointing,...

Patriotism and hate-speeches are different things

The pressing need at the moment is for Malaysians to reclaim the value and meaning of patriotism again, and not let it be defined...

Requirements of a regional solution for the Rohingyas

We, the undersigned organisations, wish to express our support for the development of a regional solution to the plight of the Rohingya that is...

Demonisation, politics of banning: Pas should look at own history

During the first half of the 2000s, Pas was linked – falsely and without any evidence – to radical militant groups in an attempt...

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