LoyarBurok’s weekend-long retreat revealed that LB is not simply a blog, or loosely bound group of activists. It represents a larger and more concrete mission, which is to educate the voters of Malaysia and encourage civic engagement, in the hope of promoting accountability within the political process.
LoyarBurok casts a collective beady eye at the twelve months that was 2010.
UKM4 sat down recently with Liz Gooch of the International Herald Tribune (global edition of the New York Times) to share about their experiences challenging the draconian University & University Colleges Act 1971 in the court of law. This feature story on the UKM4 was not only published in the Asia Pacific edition of the International Herald Tribune but also appeared in print on December 4, 2010 on the New York edition.
Wajarkah pendidikan dipolitikkan? Komen mengenai salah seorang mahasiswa UKM 4, Woon King Chai, yang digugurkan dari senarai dekan justeru dinafikan anugerah ke atas pencapaian akademik cemerlang beliau.
Come check out an exhibition by former Petronas photographer, En. Hatim. This event, organised by LoyarBurokker Woon King Chai (yes that one of UKM 4 infamy) will showcase En.Hatim’s professional photography from before he suffered a stroke and from his recent photo shoot outing with King Chai.
Hilman Idham of the UKM 4 writes on the eve of their court hearing about their battle thus far in challenging the constitutionality of AUKU, as the possibility of a decision being reached tomorrow looms ahead.
LoyarBurokkers Edmund Bon, Hilman Idham, and Woon King Chai scored a hat-trick for LoyarBurok on the Fairly Current Show! They appear in episodes #105, #104, and #103 respectively, woo!
The UKM 4 bares all. In Part 2, the four of them lets us in on what really happened on the day of their arrest in Hulu Selangor.
You’ve heard of the UKM4, you’ve read about their arrest and charge under the UUCA, you’ve seen a re-energised student movement seeking to repeal the UUCA, and Court proceedings are on-foot. But how much do you really know about the 4 protagonists? The UKM 4 bares all, in 3 Parts.