Take a chill pill on racism, religion, Harapan told

Susan Loone

Modified 3 Jan 2020, 4:58 am

Opposition leaders in Penang have given the Pakatan Harapan government several pointers to address in 2020, including taking a "chill pill" on issues that have divided the people.

Among others, these issues include the introduction of the Jawi script in primary schools and the continued presence of controversial preacher Zakir Naik in Malaysia, which clearly show that Malaysians are split according to racial and religious lines...

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