“Dan janganlah bercampur kebenaran dengan perkara yang salah atau menyembunyikan kebenaran, padahal anda tahu” – Surah 2 ayat 42 dari Al-Quran Beberapa tahun yang lalu, satu bancian telah dijalankan di kalangan masyarakat Melayu / Islam. Salah satu soalan yang dikemukakan kepada mereka yang ditinjau: Adakah mereka menganggap diri mereka terlebih dahulu sebagai umat Islam atau orang […]
What are the stated objectives and aspirations of this newly minted people’s movement? To mobilize and empower the People: - · to resist all forms of intolerance, bigotry, hatred, extremism, and violence; · to oppose all forms of discrimination, oppression, persecution and injustice; to strive for a socially inclusive society to exhort the State […]
How many of you partook of the game of ‘Chopping’ in your primary school years? Where, during the school recess, after a quick meal in the tuck shop and onto the playing field, you sadistically took aim at the nearest person with a tennis ball, or any ball of almost similar size, and hoped to hit that […]
Global Bersih is now a proper NGO based in Geneva, Switzerland, which is widely recognised as the global centre for human rights advocacy. Get the full report HERE.
This is the last post in this series. I chanced upon a posting on my Facebook wall by one Syafiqah Othman. I reproduce an excerpt from the same below, and urge you to read her thoughts in full HERE. “See, a lot of Malaysians, especially the conservative Muslims, misunderstand when some Muslims disagree with […]
“Haris, could you explain what you mean by PAS’ hudud? How does God’s hudud, the implementation of which you’ve expressed support for, differ?” – Invictus’s comment to my “Implement hudud? God’s, or man’s? (1)” post. Invictus, I will try to explain, not the hudud of PAS, but that of every self-confessed Muslim who insists that, […]