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Students take over Parliament, speaker says they debate better than MPs

Annabelle Lee

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Modified 8 Sep 2019, 4:00 am

Students assumed the government and opposition benches in the Dewan Rakyat last night and debated before speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof.

Aged between 16 to 25, they argued on the motion 'Precariat Workers in the Gig Economy' at the Parliamentary Debathon 2019 Youth about how best to protect the growing number of freelance and contract-based workers...

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