TOC to go on hiatus from June

Dear readers, as noted earlier, The Online Citizen will be going for a hiatus from June onwards. Therefore, posts from this website will slow down from now and will be updated periodically or in time of urgent broadcast. Do sign up to subscribe to the wordpress notification so that any new articles will be sent to your email address. As …

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Subscribers only – Discussion on media coverage of the General Election 2015

A forum, “The Media and Elections” conducted by The Online Citizen for the post General Election 2015 discussion. The discussion covers how media outlets covered the General Election 2015 and how Mainstream Media and the government behave in light of alternative media. Panelists include seasoned journalists PN Balaji, Margaret Thomas, Braema Mathi and Daniel Yap, moderated by Howard Lee.

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Videos: 25th anniversary of Peace agreement and launch of “Peace Club of Thailand”

The commemoration of the 25th anniversary for the peace agreement coincided with the launch of the group’s “Peace Club of Thailand”, marking a new chapter for former Communist Party of Malaya (CPM) members in Thailand and neighbouring countries. The remembrance ceremony was a more low-key affair than the 20th anniversary, due to the death of the CPM’s revered secretary-general Chin Peng on Sept 16 last …

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New approach by Police and National Parks

Last Saturday, there was a confrontation between the National Parks and organiser of the CPF protest event, Han Hui Hui on the usage of the speakers corner. An officer from National Parks approached Ms Han without any pass and identified himself as a director from National Parks only with a name card, while police officers in plain clothes had one representative …

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