Rights of the Dead
January 30, 2013
Teoh Beng Hock, a political aide in an opposition-led Malaysian state, died under suspicious circumstances after he was called in for questioning by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission in 2009. The case sparked public anger and put a spolight on the workings of democracy and justice in Malaysia.
Spread of radicalization fuels alarm among minority commmunities
Strategies to help protect fish stocks and the livelihoods of poor fishermen in Bangladesh
Reports created an impression that a bishop and priests were put in jail and then bailed out but nothing of that happened
Political activists were incited to invade media houses and trash their property leaving one person shot dead
Church reunites families split in two during 1999 violence, but more work is needed