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Education and students' rights

A group of about 30-60 thugs assaulted some of the 20-50 students who were camping out at Dataran Merdeka and tore down their tents at 2.36am today. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6iL5kE8f9aQ?rel=0&w=475&h=271] The students, however, are determined to continue their sit-in. ...
Looks as if USM isn't making much headway among the major league universities, if the THES ranking is anything to go by. Not to be obsessed with those rankings, but I can't help wondering where the big apex (more popularly...
Several elected reps and activists joined in with a group of USM students to stage a protest against the Sedition Act and to express support for law professor Azmi Sharom during a lunch-time gathering at USM. The gathering was...
If only all that oil money had not been frittered away and had instead been used to strengthen social safety nets, many families wouldn't be struggling today. In the course of writing the following piece for IPS, I found that...
2330: Freed! The students have now been released. "The campus authorities probably realised that they would have as much difficulty in trying to justify the action against students for distributing leaflets as the cops did when they tried to...