A haunting tribute to the fallen in Egypt's struggle for democracy and economic justice. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BjhdIzTmMjw?rel=0&w=500&h=301] But the struggle for real economic justice in the face of predatory global economic forces in collaboration with local elites is by no means...
On this 'Day of Departure' protests, some three thousand people have gathered in KL calling for Mubarak's ouster. They join protesters gathering across the world. Watch Aljazeera's live streaming of the' Day of Departure' from Cairo. (Why is Astro's screening...
Once again, Penang is showing the way with a fun-filled week-long awareness-raising campaign for greater local democracy. The events in Local Democracy Week, an initiative arising from Penang Forum 2, are being organised by various Penang-based civil society groups. Click...
As of today, 16 applicants have submitted forms to contest in elections to determine civil society's nominees to serve as MPPP and MPSP councillors. The Penang Forum folks have put up the list of names, which are linked to...
Interested in public service? Want to become a Penang Island or Seberang Perai municipal councillor? Want to participate in the voting process? It’s still not too late. LATEST! MPPP – Six candidates have applied to become councillors. Three more...