Why it’s wrong to legalise prostitution

Prostitution is a dangerous, soul-destroying job any way you cut it, reports Daphne Bramham of the Vancouver Sun. If prostitution were a job freely...

Censored Bakun docu-series now on the Internet

Chow Z Lam's documentary series on the Bakun Dam resettlement for RTM2, which was yanked off the air, can now be viewed on Youtube....

“Don’t tell us how to pray,” Borneo states say

The debate over whether to allow non-Muslims to use the term “Allah” is currently being determined in the peninsula, but it is the people...

How Goldman gambled on starvation

Speculators set up a casino where the chips were the stomachs of millions. What does it say about our system that we can...

Excessive police action during 1 Aug anti-ISA vigil

This video reveals heavy-handed police action during a peaceful anti-ISA vigil in PJ on 1 August 2010.  

Kofi Annan urges Asean to find common solutions

4 March -- The Asean Secretariat today received another high-profile visitor: the former Secretary-General of the United Nations, H E Kofi Annan. In a...

Harga kenderan APC tiga kali ganda

Kementerian Pertahanan telah menmgeluarkan Surat Niat kepada syarikat DRB-HICOM Defence Technologies (Deftech) untuk membekal 257 unit kenderan APC dengan harga tiga kali ganda harga...

Lat v Zunar, Marina v Mariam: Who’s better?

Establishment types love Lat for making gentle fun of their little foibles, and for being able to laugh along. They hate Zunar cartoons because...

Non-Muslims in mosques: the Prophet’s practice

For the sake of our children and all Muslims in the future, we should stop the efforts of using Islam for economic or political...

Malaysian scholars, be more critical, please!

PKR deputy president Syed Husin Ali has taken issue with scholars who failed to provide critical analysis of what ails the country out of...

Kala Cola

The latest Diwali special advertisement by Coca-Cola in India uses ancient Warli tribal art for commercial objectives, reports Shalini Bhutani. India’s most popular festival...

Local democracy at work

There is no guarantee that those elected as civil society nominees in the Penang Forum elections on 14 November will be appointed municipal councillors...