Antara hak dan batasan bersuara – Ilyani Khuszairy

HAK untuk bersuara, berekspresi atau mengutarakan pandangan sememangnya telah terpelihara di bawah Perkara 10(1)(a) Perlembagaan Persekutuan yang memperuntukkan bahawa setiap warganegara berhak ke atas kebebasan bercakap dan bersuara. Kebebasan ini banyak membantu dalam melindungi hak masyarakat awam dalam mengekspresikan pandangan masing-ma­sing dalam konteks peradaban masa kini. Namun terdapat segelintir masyarakat kita yang terlalu taksub menggunakan…

The Malaysian Bar must change or face revolution – Faidhur Rahman Abdul Hadi

“A spectre is haunting Europe — the spectre of communism. All the powers of old Europe have entered into a holy alliance to exorcise this spectre: Pope and Tsar, Metternich and Guizot, French Radicals and German police-spies,” so say Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels in their joint pamphlet titled The Communist Manifesto first published in…

Condemnation of Eric Paulsen of Lawyers for Liberty for Tweet Sugesting JAKIM Promotes Extremism — CENTHRA and CLJ

PRESS STATEMENT 12 JANUARY 2015 WE, the Centre for Human Rights Research and Advocacy (CENTHRA) and Concerned Lawyers for Justice (CLJ) condemn in the strongest terms the highly provocative, outrageous as well as downright false tweet by Eric Paulsen of Lawyers For Liberty (LFL) suggesting that the Islamic Development Department of Malaysia (JAKIM) is responsible…