Rocking For Our Rights


With the elections around the corner, a group of musicians got together to spread the word on what our rights really are.

WHAT BETTER WAY TO reach the masses, especially young adults, than through music? Bob Dylan did it, through his own brand of folk music. Bob Marley made dreadlocks cool and got everyone to sing and stand up for their rights. Even Rage Against the Machine did it with its own brand of cathartic release.

So it came as no surprise that the Bar Council Constitutional Law Committee (BCCLC) collaborated with local indie arts communities Frinjan and Saya Anak Bangsa Malaysia (SABM) and other local NGOs to create an all-day music fest called “Rock4Rights” at Fort Cornwallis, Penang.

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