31 Mar '18, 1pm

GE14: The Politics of Personalities

GE14: The Politics of Personalities By Chandra Muzaffar http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com If after 60 years of independence and 13 general elections, we are mired more in personality-driven politics today than we were 40 or 50 years ago, we should be deeply concerned about our nation’s future.–Chandra Muzaffar I agree with him about the state of our politics, despite his tilt towards Najib Razak and FLOM Rosmah Mansor.–Din Merican Malaysian politics has become overly personal. It is increasingly dominated by personal attacks. Vicious, vituperative comments are made about one’s political opponents. When politics assumes a vicious personal dimension, it remains stunted. It fails to grow and mature. If after 60 years of independence and 13 general elections, we are mired more in personality-driven politics today than we were 40 or 50 years ago, we should be deeply concerned ab...

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