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Sedition Act

Malaysia Must Listen to What Protesters Have to Say, Not Attack Them

Josef Benedict | Posted 08.28.2015 | World
Josef Benedict

LONDON -- Malaysian authorities must ensure that this weekend's protest is not a repeat of the one in 2012 that resulted in protesters tear-gassed and arrested. The government has a duty to respect people's right to freedom of expression and to peacefully protest. A heavy-handed response by the authorities could sow the seeds of further resentment.

Malaysia Strengthens Sedition Law To Include Online Media Ban

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2015 | Media

KUALA LUMPUR, April 10 (Reuters) - Malaysia has strengthened its controversial sedition law, imposing a minimum jail term of three years and allowin...

Dimming the Light With the Espionage Act

Kendrick Nguyen | Posted 08.11.2013 | Politics
Kendrick Nguyen

Indeed, American ideals such as privacy and free speech, and standing up for what you believe in, still light the world. And right now, those ideals are embodied in a young man on the run somewhere in Asia.

Prosecuting WikiLeaks, Assange, and Free Speech v. Eric Holder and a New Sedition Act

Jeanine Molloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeanine Molloff

Bill Keller is wrong. He's wrong about Julian Assange, he's wrong about Wikileaks, and most importantly, he's wrong about journalism today and the ro...