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freedom of expression

United Nations special rapporteur David Kaye - Photograph: United Nations

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the promotion of freedom of opinion and expression, David Kaye, called on the Thai authorities on 7 February 2917 to stop using lèse-majesté provisions as a political tool to stifle critical speech, reports the UN News Service.

The loss of Orang Asli in Kelantan through aggressive logging and deforestation is an example of how human dignity is shredded. - Photograph: Bernama pic/Malay Mail

Only with the freedom to express, associate and assemble as well as the availability of justice and peace can people protect and promote their dignity, says Mustafa K Anuar.