New M'sia still looks like old version, says academic

Kow Gah Chie

Modified 2 May 2019, 2:38 pm

The purported “new Malaysia” still looks very much like the Malaysia of old, with authoritarianism being very much visible, according to political scientist William Case ahead of the one-year anniversary of the Pakatan Harapan administration.

"I am not so optimistic, I am afraid. To me, the new Malaysia looks rather like the old Malaysia," he said...

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