Tuesday, 31 March 2020
Penang-based Steven Tan Ban Cheng, a lawyer, has launched an online petition calling on the MPPP president to ensure that the hills of Penang are preserved. "These hills are majestic and must be preserved as an unseen reservoir for...
The anti-Lynas movement is holding a protest outside Parliament this morning. They are hoping to meet the PM as well as key Pakatan leaders to express their concerns about the Lynas rare earth refinery. The protest comes in...
Who says that ordinary people can't make a difference? In the end, it took 2,500 postcards, 500 emails and a concerted civil society campaign to convince Penang Chief Minister Koh Tsu Koon that it would be politically costly for the...
A spokesman for Pacific Hypermarket and Department Store (so now we know who's responsible) was quoted in The Star today as saying that the company had received approval for trees near Komtar to be pruned. First question: Did the Council...
A friend of mine in the UK just sent me this message: I particularly take the point about the growing effectiveness of blogging and the ways in which Youtube and other such sites are serving to spread the truth...