With the Internet, any form of information can be expressed without any moderation or restriction. People can post and write articles to express their feelings of anger, hate, frustration or prejudice.
As a responsible citizen and Internet user, certain precautions should be taken to ensure so that you do not land in the hands of the law.
Sedition in Malaysia is a governed by the Sedition Act 1948, a legislation drafted to provide punishment for sedition. Under the Act, seditious is when applied to or used in respect of any act, speech, words, publication or other thing qualifies the act, speech, words, publication or other thing as one having a seditious tendency (Section 2). According to the Act, "seditious tendency", includes a tendency which would bring into hatred or contempt or to excite disaffection against the government or to promote the feelings of ill-will and hostility between different races in Malaysia.