Update (3.40pm): The Prevention of Terrorism bill was tabled today in Parliament. The bill, which allows for detention without trial similar to the ISA, will go for a second reading this week. "They're going to steamroll the bill through,"...
The good folks at Kajian Politik untuk Perubahan Malaysia have gone through the Prevention of Terrorism Act bill and are struck by how closely Pota resembles the ISA. Here are their observations: KPRU mendapati, POTA memaparkan beberapa ciri-ciri yang dikongsi bersama...
Latest: Ambiga, Arul, Anthony Loke and Dr Hatta have been released by the magistrate 23 youths were slapped with three-day remands Six under-age youths were remanded one day Hisham Rais has just been nabbed (under s143 unlawful assembly) by seven men Rafizi was asked...
Looks as if we have a new set of human rights activists in town. Mahathir and his former cabinet ministers are speaking out against the Sosma arrests of Khairuddin and Matthias Chang. Well and good. Yes, Sosma is an...
An impending Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement has sparked a global campaign amidst concern that it will lead to promote greater internet censorship, especially by large corporations. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=citzRjwk-sQ?rel=0] Acta aims to enforce copyright and crack down on counterfeited goods. But according...