Of all the 200-odd arrests over the last couple of weeks, none is a more glaring instance of injustice than the cruel detention without trial of Dr Jeyakumar Devaraj. As a journalist, I have known Jeyakumar for over...
Hop along and take a look at Ani Arope's latest article on his Facebook page. On 23 June, he wrote in his Facebook Notes: What I said to the Star Editor some 5 years ago, I stand by it. In...
With an electricity tariff hike due to be announced on Monday, it might be useful to recall how the first generation of 'independent power producers' (IPPs) profited at TNB's (and the Malaysian public's) expense. There's a been a lot...
The other day, I was at the ATM when I noticed a middle-aged couple in front of me in the queue. They tried a few times to withdraw funds. As I waited a few minutes, I overheard them saying...
The revolt in the Arab world is not just about getting rid of authoritarian leaders and dictators. It is also about ending economic injustice and exploitation. http://www.youtube.com/v/IL-n_mpG_Ys The media would have us believe that the popular discontent is solely due to...