Monday, 1 June 2020
We can improve the real quality of human life by reducing the differences in incomes between us, says Richard Wilkinson, author of the ground-breaking 'Spirit Level' book. http://video.ted.com/assets/player/swf/EmbedPlayer.swf Ever wondered why the crime rate and other social ills seem to...
Some of us might think that it could take several billion ringgit to wipe out poverty in Sarawak. Not really. An Aliran correspondent has worked out that it will cost just RM61.5 million a year in direct handouts to...
A music video with a difference, using traditional native music. Many Sabahans are ready for change as well. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dd5KBdswSSs?rel=0&w=600&h=450]
Some 300 Indian Malaysians from the Makkal Sakthi ("People Power") movement, many of them clad in their trademark orange, gathered at Komtar this morning in an attempt to meet Penang Chief Minister Koh Tsu Koon at his office....
A study for the World Health Organisation has provided evidence of how the gap between the rich and the poor affects individual and collective mental health. It shows how the gap causes psychological and physiological changes that affect the...