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Daylight Robbery?

Here is a video by the Global Witness that run pioneering campaigns against natural resource-related conflict and corruption and associated environmental and human rights abuses. From Cambodia to Congo, Sierra Leone to Angola, we have exposed the brutality and injustice that results from the fight to access and control natural resource wealth, and have sought to bring the perpetrators of this corruption and conflict to book.

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Big Bad Wolf Book Sale

The mother of all book sales is back! I have personally never been to this sale but i have head heaps about how well this sale is organized very well in a location which is enough to accommodate the monsterous number of books on sale.  The sale starts on the 7th till the 23rd of December. It kicks off with a massive 63 hour sale , that’s right non stop book sale for 63 hours! If you can sleep at night , you can…

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Jo Kukathas at TEDxKL 2012

Instant Café Theatre’s Jo Kukathas speaks on TEDx. Its a reflection of where we have come, where are today as a society, what we have left behind, what we have forgotten and what we might become if we allow what is happening today to go on. Please watch it, every Malaysian should.

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Stop 114A

Section 114A, otherwise known as Evidence (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 2012, was passed by Dewan Rakyat and Dewan Negara in April this year and was gazetted on 31st July by de facto law Minister Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz Why you should be concerned? The amendment has raised concerns from many parties such as lawyers,activists and Internet-based businesses. Under Section 114A, an Internet user is deemed the publisher of any online content unless proven otherwise. It also makes individuals and those…

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Important Safety Tips

We hear of all sorts horror stories on a daily basis these days. Everyone is a target and it good to take precautions and be safe rather than sorry. A friend shared this post on facebook and it is from local safety expert Captain Bala At the Car park: Do not walk towards your car. Walk towards the next car or the car opposite. Do lock your car immediately you get in and drive off ASAP. Please don’t check your…

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