Urgent appeal to Asean, world leaders: Save the Rohingyas

The Myanmar Ethnic Rohingyas Human Rights Organisation Malaysia (Merhrom) is deeply concerned over the increase of the human rights abuses against Rohingyas in the...

Indonesia: Dreaming of Gajah Mada in a modern democracy

While the governments of other Asean countries like Malaysia, Singapore and Burma/Myanmar continue down the path of measured authoritarianism, with dominant strongmen like Mahathir...

Asean has failed to save Rohingyas

Asean member states have failed to acknowledge the root cause of Rohingya rights violations, namely the systemic discrimination faced by the Rohingya inside Myanmar....

Najib’s rise to power and the limits to ethnocracy in Malaysia

Malaysia will have its sixth prime minister on April 3, 2009 in the person of Najib Abdul Razak, the new President of the United...

Politics in an age of unreason

Faced with an economic crisis of gargantuan proportions, we are a nation in denial and unable to address the realities of the world face-to-face....

Advancing a people’s Asean

More than 1,000 representatives of civil society groups from the Asean region came together in Bangkok in February to express their desire and commitment...

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...

Pluralism and the challenges to gender equality

While we all celebrate the wonderfully diverse and colourful plural world we live in today, let us not fall too much for the special...

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...

Complaint to MMC for action against Serdang Hospital pathologist

Andrew Aeria writes to the president of the Malaysian Medical Council asking him what action they are going to take against the pathologist who...

Tommy Thomas reports from the High Court today

Lawyer Tommy Thomas reports on what happened in the High...

Who is a terrorist?

There is a shrinking group of free people, people who believe in a context with everyone’s equal worth. This group still dreams about a...

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