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WEBINAR: What Does the Coronavirus Pandemic Teach us about Democracy and Authoritarianism? with Dr Nader Hashemi

March 30, 2020

Date: Thursday, 2nd April 2020 Time: 10AM MYT | 2AM UTC | 8PM Denver (1st April 2020)   Organized by: Islamic Renaissance Front & Islam & Liberty Network   Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/what-does-the-coronavirus-pandemic-teach-us-about-democracy-and-authoritari-tickets-101498643174   The Coronavirus pandemic has rocked our world. 30,000 […]

Who deserves an apology?

March 22, 2020

Jacqueline Ann Surin || 22 March 2020   After chairing his first cabinet meeting on 11 March, Muhyiddin Yassin revealed that he had written to Dr Mahathir Mohamad to ask for his forgiveness. Hoping that hurt feelings could be put […]

TIME TO EMPOWER VOTERS TO RECALL POLITICAL FROGS

March 18, 2020

Thomas Fann || 18 March 2020 As the political drama unfolded on 23rd February 2020 with the “Sheraton Move” that saw the eventual collapse of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government that was elected less than two years ago at the […]

Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General Human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories

February 16, 2020

Human Rights Council Forty-third session 24 February-20 March 2020 Agenda items 2 and 7   Database of all business enterprises involved in the activities detailed in paragraph 96 of the independent international fact-finding mission to investigate the implications of the […]

Reading Session on “Constitutional Processes and Democratic Commitment” with Professor Donald Horowitz

February 10, 2020

Date: Friday, 14th February 2020 Time: 7PM – 10PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur   Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-on-constitutional-processes-and-democratic-commitment-tickets-93945711151   In Constitutional Processes and Democratic Commitment, I make a case for constitution-making processes characterized by inclusion of all ethnic and […]

Seminar Pemikiran Reformis – Siri XVIII Harun Nasution

February 4, 2020

Tarikh: Sabtu, 29 Februari 2020 Time: 930AM – 530PM Venue: Patio 2 Level 2, Concorde Hotel, Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur   Ucaptama & Peluncuran buku “Muktazilah dan Persoalan Kebebasan Insan” oleh Tuan Hassan Tuan Lah, Pengerusi, Persatuan Ukhuwah Teguh Malaysia   […]

Jawapan kepada MUAFAKAT seputar Isu JAIS & Syiah

February 4, 2020 by Ahmad Farouk Musa

Ahmad Farouk Musa || 4 Februari 2020 Tulisan Mahmud Hishamuddin, Setiausaha Agong MUAFAKAT adalah dirujuk. Setelah membaca segala kandungan kenyataan beliau, apa yang pasti adalah tiada satupun jawapan kepada kenyataan saya tentang sikap autoritarian JAIS terhadap para penganut Syiah melainkan […]