VOXPOP 'The fact that billions are spent to improve Najib's popularity alone shows that they are relying on him to win rather than BN.'
'Falling ratings spell trouble for lone wolf Najib'
Clever Voter: As in the case of most things, Mr PM has to win with the support of his team. Even if he is most popular, it does not reflect on the entire coalition.
Sadly he is surrounded with not only incompetent people but dishonest ones, too. Too proud and arrogant to feel sorry, too guilty to admit, too stupid to see the big picture, too painful to eat their words, and best of all, too many lies they have made to the society they were entrusted to protect and look after.
Lastly, too late to reverse their shameful records.
Starr: It is bizarre that the timing of the election depends on the personal popularity of the prime minister.
Najib Razak has said it himself, BN does not depend on his personal popularity to win elections, BN's track record alone will win it as it has been done in the past.
This coming election is not about the choice of Najib or Anwar Ibrahim, but of BN or Pakatan Rakyat based on the decades-old performance of Umno-BN.
For the majority of the electorate, they pretty sure know which way to vote without the influence of the popularity surveys.
James1067: The fact that billions are spent to improve Najib's popularity alone and not BN shows that they are relying on him to win rather than the party.
This is a dangerous move as the party comes before any leader. It makes a single man indispensable and if there is even a single blot of wrongdoing, it will put the whole party in jeopardy.
It looks like they have put all the eggs in Najib's basket.
Anonymous_rb345: Since Ah Jib Gor (Brother Najib) is so well-liked, he should contest in all 222 parliamentary seats. The rest of the candidates should just let him win the election by himself.
CCM probe orchestrated by government, claims Suaram
Tailek: So what if Suaram is an NGO or a company? Either way, they are entitled to and have legal capacity to act as the complainant in the French probe.
CCM (Companies Commission of Malaysia) and JMM (Jaringan Melayu Malaysia) can screw around with legal technicalities, but in the end, the Malaysian and international public all know the intimate involvement of the ‘two Razaks' in the Scorpene scandal and Mongolian murder case.
Melayu1: This is called 'protecting Umno/BN/Najib Razak at all costs'. It doesn't matter how bad it makes the CCM look, it has to do what it has been told.
The rakyat have seen this for a long time, any complaint against Umno-BN enemies will be dealt with swiftly and harshly, whereas if the complaint is against them, they use every excuse in the book not to take action.
Sadirah: It is amazing how quick CCM has acted on a complaint against Suaram. Just ask the Public Complaints Bureau, and you can see the effectiveness and efficiency of their delivery system.
CCM is quick to please the powers-that-be, and thus it is another tool at the service of the ruling party.
Tholu: Only inhuman beings will complain against organisations that fight for fair and just treatment of humans.
And only unprincipled institutions that allow themselves to be manipulated and used by the government will act on such complaints.
Anonymous #41809171: The government knows full well that there are lots more NGOs that are really registered as companies that have been operating without trouble for years.
PT Foundation, which does works with sex workers, people with HIV status and MSM (men who have sex with men), was previously known as Pink Triangle Sdn Bhd. Even then, it worked with the government and was receiving funding from them.
So what's the big deal, really? This is clearly a case of the government going all out to find fault and illegitimise an organisation for pursuing an action that will make the ruling party look bad.
Truth Unfold: These agencies who are slaves and lapdogs of their masters forget their salaries come from public funds.
In short, they act like robots and they only take command from their masters. Soon we will know the outcome of the Paris court proceedings.
Who is greater, Suaram or the culprits? It is like the old saying - there is no point in showing bravery at home, go out to the world and prove yourselves if you are innocent.
Lexicon: Suaram, you really are a voice of the Malaysians. Keep speaking out - your efforts are making Malaysia a better place, and you are playing a crucial role in our history.
These backhanded attempts at intimidation cannot stop history any more than Canute, the king of Denmark, could command the tide.
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