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The Nut Graph stops publication

After six years, The Nut Graph will cease publication from tomorrow onwards, making this column the last one to be published. Editor and co-founder Jacqueline Ann Surin explains why and highlights some achievements.

Kidex and the law – What the government’s not telling you

Kidex and the law – What the government’s not telling you

09 June 2014

Ampersand by KW Mak

THE Kinrara-Damansara Expressway (Kidex) project has certainly been the talk of many angry Petaling Jaya (PJ) residents these past two months. There has been much debate for and against the project. Its concessionaire Kidex Sdn Bhd says it will ease traffic congestion in PJ and have spillover economic benefits. PJ residents however fear increased noise, […]

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Beyond Dyana Sofya

Beyond Dyana Sofya

02 June 2014

Holding Court by Ding Jo-Ann

What exactly was discriminatory about the remarks made against the DAP’s candidate for the Teluk Intan by-election, Dyana Sofya Mohd Daud? How do such remarks go beyond Dyana Sofya and what needs to be done to combat such attitudes?

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Uncommon Sense with Wong Chin Huat: Does Malaysia need hate speech laws?

26 May 2014

By Ding Jo-Ann

It appears that open demonisation of minority groups such as Christians and Chinese Malaysians are becoming more commonplace in Malaysia. Does Malaysia need laws to prohibit hate speech? The Nut Graph asks political scientist Dr Wong Chin Huat.

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Digital double standards – when are Facebook posts really criminal?

Digital double standards – when are Facebook posts really criminal?

19 May 2014

The Digital Circus by Bernice Low

WHY do some “offensive” social media posts invite police action while others don’t? It would seem that it depends on who posts it, and who or what the post is about. Are double standards at play in the policing of digital freedom of expression?

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What are the benefits of hudud?

What are the benefits of hudud?

12 May 2014

Shape of a Pocket by Jacqueline Ann Surin

Just what are the benefits of hudud? Its supporters should spell them out so that Malaysians can decide if the Islamic penal code is good for the country, and so that the electorate can make informed assessments about the politicians who are pushing for Malaysia to be an Islamic state.

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Kes Ismail Yahya: Ancaman terhadap pengasingan kuasa?

Kes Ismail Yahya: Ancaman terhadap pengasingan kuasa?

05 May 2014

Asam Pedas oleh Norhayati Kaprawi

Bulan Oktober yang lalu, Ketua Hakim Mahkamah Syariah Terengganu didakwa di mahkamah syariah. Datuk Ismail Yahya dituduh menghina dan mempertikaikan Majlis Agama Islam dan Adat Melayu Terengganu dan arahan Sultan Terengganu mengenai penstrukturan semula majlis tersebut. Apakah yang telah dilakukan oleh seorang ketua hakim mahkamah syariah sehingga dia boleh didakwa sebegini?

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