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The Freedom of Libya

Freedom is independence of the compulsory will of another, and in so far as it tends to exist with the freedom of all according to a universal law, it is the one sole original inborn right belonging to every man in virtue of his humanity.


This, then, is the state of the union: free and restless, growing and full of hope. So it was in the beginning. So it shall always be while God is willing, and we are strong enough to keep the faith.


The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.

Freedom is independence of the compulsory will of another, and in so far as it tends to exist with the freedom of all according to a universal law, it is the one sole original inborn right belonging to every man in virtue of his humanity.


In the process of gaining our rightful place, we must not be guilty of wrongful deeds. Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred. We must f…

Kembalikan Sejarah Kepada Rakyat

“Clearly, my two ancestors employed different strategies in dealing with the British. Was one a hero and the other are traitor? No, they were merely individuals trying to abide their adat while dealing with exigencies of global British power. The only way to fix this is for us to reclaim history for ourselves. Politicians must be removed from the process of writing the curriculum, and professor granted the academic freedom to include controversial viewpoints. Most importantly, the entire basis of the education system urgently needs to change from the rote learning of acceptable “facts” to the equipping of young brains to appreciate and analyse different opinions.” - YAM Tunku Zain Al-’Abidin Tuanku Muhriz, founder of IDEAS
Tunku Zain Al-’Abidin merupakan putera kedua Yang Dipertuan Besar Negeri Sembilan, Tuanku Muhriz. Saya cukup tertarik dengan kenyataan sebegini yang keluar daripada mulut seorang putera raja yang begitu kontradik dengan suasana kehidupan dan status baginda.

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Forever and Always!

Dream what you wanna dream,
Go where you wanna go,
Love who you need to love,
Know what you wanna know,
Think what you're gonna think,
Say what you're gonna say,
Be who you wanna be,
Forever and always.

ATA, 14 Oktober