What experts think of Pakatan's proposals
There's still not much we know about Pakatan Harapan's economic agenda. But what Pakatan has proposed so far is in direct opposition to the advice of experts. Suffice to say, this is a big problem.
Pakatan has vowed to abolish the
Politicians tend to be a squeamish and unimaginative bunch, thinking first and foremost about their own survival. They go out of their way to avoid controversy and ruffling the feathers of powerful interests. Love or hate him, Najib isn't that sort of politician.
His popularity has
Is it too much to ask for a competent opposition? Make no mistake, Pakatan politicians are no longer inexperienced newcomers to the sport. They've had plenty of time to resolve their differences and, to use common parlance, get their sh*t together. So, why are they
When Najib declared before residents of Permatang Pauh, Anwar's long-time stronghold, that the reformasi movement was dead, it wasn't quite a revelation. We know that Pakatan politicians – the self-styled torchbearers of reformasi – are now willing enablers of Mahathir, the man they previously reviled