Former law minister Zaid Ibrahim has been hard at work over the past few months to forge the following joint Pakatan platform. The 33-page document is divided into three broad categories - democracy, economy and social justice.
Pakatan Rakyat hereby put forward a policy agenda to lead the people and this nation out of the current worsening crisis.
The people’s development agenda has been derailed due to a narrow understanding of race, divisive hate politics and authoritarianism.
The recessive economy caused by the loss of moral conscience, the greed of corruption and archaic policies are causing Malaysia to be left behind compared to other vibrant economies in the region.
The unjust economy is all the more apparent in the widening gap between the rich and the poor, between the urban and the rural population, and between the Peninsular and Sabah and Sarawak...