29 Feb '12, 12am

Reforming MACC: Tickled by PM’s two-thirds poser - Aliran (TMI)

///The pledge” appears to be a thinly-veiled threat to voters, thereby making it sound more like a bargaining chip.///- Aliran. That is where the supreme irony is. It is the mindset “I help you, you help me” (said by PM from Sibu to Batu Caves) that is the mother of all corrupt attitudes. Consider this: when an errant driver intends to bribe a cop for traffic infraction; when a developer wants some district officer in land office to approve some subdivision plans fast; when some businessman wants to get some politician’s help in getting a license or a project – what do they all say, to start the ball rolling??? They all say “I help you, you help me lah! And how did they learn this? They say they get the inspiration from the PM! The principle of “I help you, you help me!” places emphasis on only reciprocity/bargain to mutual benefit without computing into the equation of ex...

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