20 Sep '11, 4am

DrM & ISA

I don’t know whether I am supposed to cry, laugh, jump for joy, do a poco-poco or just polish my shoes. But, according to a Malaysian Insider report , Tun Dr Mahathir now agrees that the ISA should be repealed. He however denies that the ISA had been abused. The good Tun also said that Malaysia’s decision to repeal the ISA puts us on a “higher moral ground” than the UK or US as these countries apparently now detain people without trial. Good one Tun. Thank you for firstly admitting that with the ISA around, we, as a nation, were on a lower moral ground. I agree with that. By the way, the UK and US do not detain journalist, opposition politicians, people with political ideologies or belief which happen to be different from yours, people who spread stupid rumours via text messages (we call “sms”), a Muslim who apparently converted to Christianity and who apparently was activ...

Full article: http://art-harun.blogspot.com/2011/09/drm-isa.html

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