Malaysia’s internet blackout : politicisation of online activism?
Cheong, Damien D.
Yeap, Su Yin
Date of Issue2012
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The Internet Blackout Day in Malaysia last fortnight has caused the Najib administration to re-evaluate recent amendments to the Evidence Act. While this outcome may be interpreted as a success for online activism in the country, would a similar outcome have been achieved if the campaign had not been supported by the major Opposition parties?
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS commentaries, 163-12