[BFM INTERVIEW] – Online Backlash against #WomensMarchMY 2019
Picture Taken from Mashable SEA Our Partner and Co-Founder, Angela M. Kuga Thas responded to BFM’s questions on the backlash against the women’s march in Kuala Lumpur that was held on 9 March 2019. Click here to visit the podcast on BFM page.
International Women’s Day
Picture Taken from Religion News Service Written by Angela M. Kuga Thas This International Women’s Day, I wanted to share some thoughts. Our struggle for gender equality remains a major challenge despite years of speaking the truth to power. Unfortunately, most men who have yet to check their privilege, don’t get it, and some deliberately…
[PRESS STATEMENT] Wide and Deep Consultation Needed on Criminalising Hate Speech
Picture Taken from TIME The undersigned groups of the Cluster for Freedom of Opinion and Expression urge the de facto Islamic affairs minister Mujahid Yusof Rawa and the Pakatan Harapan government to adopt new laws regulating hatred only after detailed consideration in drafting the new law, with both deep and wide consultation before its adoption.…
Picture Taken from Viddsee It is very common to find that women’s voices, bodies, and contributions are deliberately omitted from mainstream narratives. From official documentation of historical events to religious texts. From right-wing to left-wing politics. From writing to film. HerSTORY Films Project was undertaken by a collective of feminist writers, educators, and filmmakers who…