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Socialism Forum 2019: Pakatan’s dismal performance is glaring

KUALA LUMPUR: Pakatan Harapan’s lacklustre performance in fulfilling its promises is a sad case, said Bersih 2.0 chairperson Thomas Fann. Speaking at the Socialism Forum 2019 held at the Kuala Lumpur-Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall yesterday, Fann said Pakatan had only

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Ambiga to Putrajaya: Provide no-strings-attached funding to Bersih 2.0

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Bersih 2.0 chairman, Ambiga Sreenevasan has called upon the government to provide a no-strings-attached funding for the electoral reform watchdog to conduct electoral monitoring. “They do so much work on the ground for election-watching. “My own view

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Select committee to probe Bersih 2.0 for breaching embargo

PUCHONG: The Dewan Rakyat is seeking to probe electoral reform watchdog Bersih 2.0 for breaching the embargo on the 2017 Sabah redelineation report. The motion is listed in the Dewan Rakyat Order Paper. It stated that an ad hoc select

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Address malapportionment of seats, Bersih 2.0 tells govt

PUCHONG: Electoral watchdog, Bersih 2.0 urged the government today to address the issue of constituency malapportionment to provide Malaysians with fairer representation. In a statement, Bersih 2.0 said the imbalanced voting constituency sizes was the next area that needs reform

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Wan Ji’s detention: Stop pussyfooting and abolish Sedition Act

KAJANG: Several social activists and civil liberty groups poured scorn at Pakatan Harapan for its failure in abolishing the draconian Sedition Act 1948. This came after Muslim preacher Wan Ji Wan Hussin was slapped with a one-year imprisonment yesterday by

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EC taken to task over Lajim Ukin’s Sandakan by-election observer status

PETALING JAYA: Election watchdog Bersih 2.0 has taken the Election Commission to task over the decision to appoint politicians such as Lajim Ukin as an election observer. He was spotted wearing the EC’s election observer tag and T-shirt in Sandakan

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