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Malaysiakini: Test Case In The Works To Free Trio Held Under EO

Malaysiakini: Test Case In The Works To Free Trio Held Under EO

Longest running emergency to date!

Malaysian Centre for Constitutionalism and Human Rights representative Edmund Bon, when contacted, said he knew of the cases and proposed the intervention by way of judicial review.

“All of them are detained and restricted without trial and they have no way of defending themselves. Most of those detained are poor, uneducated and marginalised, and because the emergency order has not been lifted it is used against them to restrict their fundamental liberties,” he said.

Vernacular Education In Malaysia

Vernacular Education In Malaysia

A consideration of the debate on vernacular schools, and the important roles that both national and vernacular schools have to play in Malaysia.

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Invitation: Forum on “What price, media freedom?” by Centre for Independent Journalism (CIJ)

Invitation: Forum on “What price, media freedom?” by Centre for Independent Journalism (CIJ)

The Centre for Independent Journalism is organising a forum on “What price, media freedom?” at Pusat Rakyat LoyarBurok on 1 June 2011, 8:30pm. Admission is free and no registration needed. More details are as follows.

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Natural Disasters Need Not Be Tragedies

Natural Disasters Need Not Be Tragedies

Critical lapses in protection mechanisms and government oversight clouded the imminent warnings of disaster in the orphanage landslide.

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Domination & Extreme Sex

Domination & Extreme Sex

Fuck. Slaves.

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Ask Lord Bobo: Scandals, Property, Contracts, and iPad 2

Ask Lord Bobo: Scandals, Property, Contracts, and iPad 2

This week, Lord Bobo ponders scandalous news, the property bubble, business contracts, and an email from Steve Jobs (could it be?!) about the iPad 2.

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Despicable, homophobic me

Despicable, homophobic me

There are some things we can’t change. And there are some, we can. Pepper Lim writes about how he overcame his own ignorance through Love and Acceptance.

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Gay or Nay?

Gay or Nay?

Confession of an ex-homophobe: Nur Hidayah shares about her male friend who wears a skirt and her female friend who likes girls

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What a mockery

What a mockery

The Ryan Giggs’ drama goes to show that rights to privacy and free press have to keep up with technological changes in this age of social media.

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someday i’ll make you proud

someday i’ll make you proud

abandoned by family, kicked out from an orphanage, this is the incredible story of one boy’s search for love

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Arab Spring

Arab Spring

How people power defeated Al Qaeda’s ambitions.

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What’s the Difference Between A Prostitute And A Lawyer?

What’s the Difference Between A Prostitute And A Lawyer?

Sex workers have been conditioned to fear the police, resulting in a huge power gap to the extent that not many sex workers are brave enough to exert their rights. We can educate them on their rights, but they must also assert them.

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Sabah: KDM BN Parties Must Be Firm On Gerrymandering

Sabah: KDM BN Parties Must Be Firm On Gerrymandering

Will the KDM parties in Barisan Nasional Sabah stay firm to prevent gerrymandering during the next redelineation exercise announced by the Election Commission?

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Disabled Doctors: We Don’t Want You!

Disabled Doctors: We Don’t Want You!

In a time when the country is suffering from brain drain, the Malaysian Medical Council has chosen to implement a new guideline that will send away bright future doctors to some other countries to seek greener pastures.

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[Porn Week]Movies with Good Sex Scenes, part 2

[Porn Week]Movies with Good Sex Scenes, part 2

Just when you thought Porn Week was over! **Caution: Lust

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SG Elections: Post-elections Thoughts

SG Elections: Post-elections Thoughts

Winnie shares her thoughts following the Singapore general elections.

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Coming Soon: Budget 2012 (But What Happened To Budget 2011?)

Coming Soon: Budget 2012 (But What Happened To Budget 2011?)

Adrian Ng revisits Budget 2011 and wonders what’s happened since it was announced in October 2010.

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The Loyarburok Movie Review: Insidious

The Loyarburok Movie Review: Insidious

From the creators of “Saw” comes this low-budget ghost story. Gore hounds and CGI buffs might be disappointed in this decidedly old-fashioned flick, but give it a chance and it’ll get under your skin…

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Connect The Dots: The Adventures Of Bupu The Kancil

Connect The Dots: The Adventures Of Bupu The Kancil

There is a silver lining to every cloud. One learns much even when one’s car breaks down!

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Change Your Life, Change Malaysia!

Change Your Life, Change Malaysia!

A post about the first-of-its-kind UndiMalaysia! campaign, which appeared in the Selangor Times, Issue 25, 20-22 May 2011.

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