Day: July 3, 2011

HRW: Malaysia – End Crackdown on Peaceful Campaigners

For Immediate Release Malaysia: End Crackdown on Peaceful Campaigners Permit Bersih Coalition to Hold March   (Bangkok, June 30, 2011) – The Malaysian government should immediately end its crackdown on the Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih) and release everyone arbitrarily detained for involvement

Poem in Bahasa: Peludah Warna, by A. Samad Said

Peludah Warna by A Samad Said   Puisi: A. Samad Said Muzik: Az Samad Peludah Warna Kuasa gusar kini menggelegak murka; warna kuning diisytihar racun terbisa. Diragutnya baju-T segeram tenaga dan diumum itulah busana bahaya.

Press Release

  Dear Sir/Madam, As you may know, Malaysia has only had one ruling coalition (Barisan National or the National Front) in government for the past 54 years and the Malaysian people continue to find their civil liberties and basic human rights curtailed on a daily basis.

Amnesty International Press Release

30 June 2011   Malaysia: End mass repression of pro-reform activists   Malaysian authorities are arbitrarily arresting and detaining scores of peaceful electoral reform protesters in the worse repression of free speech and freedom of assembly in recent years, Amnesty International said today. Among those