Why Anwar Ibrahim deserves a Nobel Peace Prize

Nobel Peace Prize 2016 and Anwar Ibrahim, the prisoner of conscience Former Leader of the Opposition of Malaysian Parliament, Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim, is being nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize 2016. He is currently serving his five-year jail term for his second conviction of sodomy, since 10 February 2015, after the Federal Court upheld … Continue reading Why Anwar Ibrahim deserves a Nobel Peace Prize

The age of the decline of democratisation

On Aug 10, 2015, which was Anwar Ibrahim’s 68th birthday, there were two groups of “big shots” in the international community demanding that the Malaysian government releases jailed former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim. On the one hand there were famous politicians, worldwide, urging the Malaysian government to release Anwar from jail unconditionally and immediately, while … Continue reading The age of the decline of democratisation