Sharaad called me up and asked if I would come on his show (Let’s Talk with Sharaad Kuttan) on Astro AWANI to talk about the Malaysian and also international media landscape.
What is interesting gets hyped up and the truth faces the risk of being pushed down and drowned out.
I answer all your burning questions in my Talking Edge column at Options, The Edge.
What is shocking is to see journalists who have been working in the industry for decades also supporting the Bill.
So how can we actually be confident that this new attempt at creating laws will curb fake news instead of curbing freedom of speech?
What do you think about Beauty and the Beast, fake news and art censorship?
It just seems too arbitrary a process to warrant a website to be formed and managed by a government ministry and agency.
Without questioning the veracity of certain claims and announcements, it seems that anything resembling a news story — shared on social media and messaging apps — is swallowed wholesale.