120 detained and counting

Political Studies for Change (KPRU) wishes to raise our concern that democratic space in Malaysia has taken a back seat at a time when people are facing a new burden in the form of the goods and services tax (GST), starting April 1, 2015. On March 27, 2015, on the 46th day that parliamentary opposition … Continue reading 120 detained and counting

120 kes tangkapan membantutkan ruang demokrasi

【Kemaskini tengah malam 27 Mac 2015】 Badan pemikir Kajian Politik untuk Perubahan (KPRU) ingin membangkitkan kebimbangan di mana ruang pendemokrasian di Malaysia terbuntut pada ketika rakyat bakal berdepan dengan bebanan baru cukai barangan dan perkhidmatan (GST) mulai 1 April 2015. Tanggal 27 Mac 2015, pada hari ke-46 Ketua Pembangkang Parlimen Malaysia Dato' Seri Anwar Ibrahim … Continue reading 120 kes tangkapan membantutkan ruang demokrasi

A ‘functional and inclusive democracy’ needs a people-centred Parliament

Jointly issued by GCPP, or Parliamentary Reform Proposal Group, which includes KPRU.   MEDIA STATEMENT (6 March 2015) A “functional and inclusive democracy” was promised to us by Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak on Malaysia Day in 2011. However, when it became apparent that very little was being done to attain this vision even as … Continue reading A ‘functional and inclusive democracy’ needs a people-centred Parliament