Police and Home Ministry officials have confiscated Zunar's new book '1Funny Malaysia' from bookshops in Penang and Malacca. Thirteen copies of the popular political cartoonist's book were confiscated this evening from the Popular Book Store in Air Keroh, Malacca. A...
The Sentul-based activist James Arunasalam passed away on 22 January. He championed the cause of the poor - Photo by Tian Chua James, a member of Persatuan Masyarakat Selangor and Wilayah Persekutuan (Permas), was instrumental in defending pioneers and settlers in...
Police put a stop to a ceramah by opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim last night in a blow for freedom of expression. http://www.youtube.com/v/sA4ih1Fqnws&hl=en_GB&fs=1&rel=0 The crowd of about 500 at the PKNS Flats in Kampung Kerinci, Kuala Lumpur expressed their displeasure by chanting...
Blogger Zorro has been questioned by police who are investigating what they perceive to be a possible offence under the Sedition Act in his postings. See here and here. The questioning was carried out this afternoon at the Commercial Crimes...
Something is happening in front of the Dewan Sri Pinang on the quiet. Why is it that we seem to be losing many of our public spaces? Palm trees are chopped down and fencing sprouts up instead: Another open space...