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'Gov't sowing culture of fear by acting against anti-palm oil school show'

Aidila Razak
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The Education Ministry has been urged to cease any action against an international school where students spoke out against palm oil in a performance.

Freedom of expression advocacy group Article 19 said any action will create a "culture of fear" among those whose views differ with the state.

"The government should not outlaw criticism and opinions. Instead, the government must engage with those who take a different position," Article 19 Malaysia programme officer E Nalini told Malaysiakini...

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