Tuesday, 7 July 2020
Photos by H S Lee and Anil Netto Some 200 villagers and their supporters gathered tonight in Kampong Buah Pala in Gelugor, Penang, for a candlelight vigil and dinner in a show of solidarity against impending eviction. Candles twinkled on either...
I am not sure what is going on here. The state government has announced that the "87 units per acre guideline, after deliberation with all stakeholders, will be replaced by a new guideline of 128 units per acre, whereby...
It's like a bad dream... but it's more than that. At least with a nightmare, we can soon forget about it. But no matter how hard we try, Kg Buah Pala won't go away. When an injustice has been...
The benefits of a two-coalition system can be seen as rival politicians try to do something for the long-neglected low-income residents of Rifle Range. The Penang state government has completed a RM400000 refurbishment of 170 homes in the...
Huge peaceful protests are taking place in Israel - and there are lessons we can draw. Of course the first lesson is that large protests can be peaceful, and there is no need for heavy-handed action. There is...