A boy at his house in a poor Malay squatter settlement in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: AFP
Tini Zainudin
Opinion

Opinion

Tini Zainudin

Change is happening on child rights in Malaysia, but slowly

  • Activist Tini Zainudin says much has changed in the year since Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad came to power, but much work remains
  • This is the second in a series of reflections by well-known Malaysians, a year on from the Pakatan Harapan coalition’s historic election victory on May 9, 2018, that brought about Malaysia’s first change of government

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A boy at his house in a poor Malay squatter settlement in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: AFP
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Pakatan Harapan supporters outside Malaysia’s National Palace, on May 10, 2018, a day after the general election in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Reuters
Marina Mahathir
Opinion

Opinion

On Reflection by Marina Mahathir

In ‘New Malaysia’, reality bites a year after historic Pakatan Harapan victory

  • Debate is raging on both sides of the political divide as to how the new government has performed – but all can agree there is more to be done and higher bars for open debate to be set, writes Marina Mahathir
  • This is the first in a series of reflections by well-known Malaysians, a year on from the Pakatan Harapan coalition’s historic election victory on May 9, 2018, that brought about Malaysia’s first change of government.

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Pakatan Harapan supporters outside Malaysia’s National Palace, on May 10, 2018, a day after the general election in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Reuters
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