Egypt: Democracy vs Torture and Hypocrisy

As rulers everywhere try to control the narrative and talk about the need to compromise and to bring about an "orderly transition" in the...

Anti-terrorism and uprisings

North African leaders have worked with the West against Islamists and migrants - becoming more repressive as a result, reports Yasmine Ryan of Aljazeera....

Rached Ghannouchi on Islamic reformism

Rached Ghannouchi espouses a more progressive understanding of Islamic reformism, especially in finding creative ways of tackling social social injustice. According to...

‘Gerakan has finally shown its true colours’

Instead of opposing the Penang state government's 'no free plastic bags' policy, Gerakan should come out in support of this green initiative, says Thing...

Jeyakumar slams refugee deal

"It is definitely not on for Australia to outsource their refugee problem to Malaysia - and for Malaysia to agree to it", the Socialist...

What’s so ‘dirty’ about Bersih 2.0?

Surely, it’s not dirty thinking on the part of concerned Malaysians to crave for a Bersih Malaysia, muses Mustafa K Anuar. We’ve heard it...

Bersih 2.0 – A day trip to Kuala Lumpur

Sembang-sembang recalls a memorable day-trip to KL on 9 July 2011 and describes what he saw and heard. I had to make that trip. Najib...

Is Sarawak deforested?

Lim Swee Bin caught up with Brimas director Mark Bujang and seized the opportunity to find out the real extent of deforestation in Sarawak....

Shan refugees in Malaysia (Part 2)

To mark World Refugees Day on 20 June, we are carrying a three-part story by Antonio Graceffo on the difficult and perilous plight of...

Focus, consolidate to end BN’s 53-year rule

If the BN wins yet again, it is going to demolish the morale of the people who had very strongly called for change in...

An open letter to Sarawak Christians

A group calling itself 'Sidang Injil Baru (Renewal Evangelical Mission of Sarawak)' has issued an open letter to Christians in the state urging them...

Kumar menang pusingan 1 kes peruntukan ahli parlimen

Kes ini telah difailkan ekoran kerajaan pusat menolak peruntukan tahunan RM1 juta ke kawasan pilihan raya yang diwakili pembangkang. Lapuran oleh Ravin. Setelah beberapa...