Ops Bilang @ 8pm, 26.10.10

Tonight at 8.00p.m. The Annexe Gallery, come listen to artists/actvists explore complex issues at Ops Bilang. Featuring Fahmi Reza, Pang Khee Teik, Fahmi Fadzil, Amir Muhammad, Jo Kukathas, Vernon Adrian Emuang and many more. Organised by the Centre for Independent Journalism.

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Come join the artists/activists in exploring complex issues at Ops Bilang*. Organised by the Centre for Independent Journalism (CIJ). In conjunction with the launch of CIJ’s e-forum, Let’s Talk About…

Let’s Talk About… kicks off with a series of articles on citizenhip, federalism, indigenous rights, culture, civil law and syariah law, religious freedom, gender/sexuality rights, death penalty, rape, workers’ rights, student rights, and freedom of expression.

While some of these topics are such hot-button items that certain political and pressure groups are warning otehrs not to raise them – purpotedly in the interest of maintaining harmony between all communities – CIJ believes that left unaired and undefused, opinions, especially dissent, are time bombs that can be more damaging in the long term.

If you can’t make it tonight, the conversation continues online at LetsTalkAbout.cijmalaysia.org


26 October 2010, 8.00p.m.


The Annexe Gallery

2nd Floor, Central Market, Kuala Lumpur



Amir Muhammad – Kewarganegaraan

Anne James – Religious freedom

Fahmi Fadzil – Workers’ rights

Fahmi Reza – Hak Pelajar

Jerome Kugan – Federalism

Jo Kukathas – Rape

Mei Chern – Death penalty

Norhayati Kaprawi – Undang-undang Sivil atau Shari’ah?

Pang Khee Teik – Gender/sexuality rights

See Tshiung Han – Free expression

Vernon Adrian Emuang – Indigenous rights

Zedeck Siew – Culture

*Bilang is a Malay word for “count”; “to tell”

Bilang – (1 ) hitung (satu demi satu), jumlah, congkat, campur, kira

Bilang – (2) bercakap, katakan, sampaikan, khabarkan, ceritakan, adu, beritahukan, nasihatkan


For details, contact: Siew Eng 40230772 /[email protected] /cijmalaysia.org

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One Response to Ops Bilang @ 8pm, 26.10.10

  1. siew eng

    and if you wanna see the super show put up, check the first one here: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Centre-for-Independ…