Photo blog: Malaysians for the future of work

The Malaysian workforce made its stand on amendments to the Employment Act known on Thursday. These pictures capture a historic moment when Malaysians united for a common cause, transcending alphabets such as LGBTIQ, BN, PR, etc.


Workers from Malacca make their views known


Picketers in Rawang: honk to Like
Full support, while the police silently keep the situation under control


The picket in front of Wisma Persekutuan, Kota Bharu
Kelantanese unite

Panglima Garang

Roaring red picketers of Panglima Garang
Passing motorists honk in support

Shah Alam

Shah Alam picketers peacefully protest the Employment Act
Whoa, yellow: clean up the amendments to the Employment Act

Kuala Lumpur, Raja Laut

The MTUC President arrives in front of the KWSP Building on Jalan Raja Laut
Raja Laut blurring out in the frenzy

Petaling Jaya, Jalan Barat

Demand for respect by workers from around Jalan Barat, Petaling Jaya
Amendments to the Employment Act corrode rights of workers


Foul: Penang picketers on the amandments to the Employment Act
AMK members join the picket


Small and well-formed crowd
Some workers decide to watch other workers picket


Police in Kota Kinabalu readying road blocks before the picketing begins
Sabahans serious about reclaiming their rights