Maria Chin Abdullah of Bersih 2.0 has come out and publicly said to Pakatan Rakyat : No seat increase. Tindak Malaysia has publicly said the same. You and I have written to our MPs to tell them to vote down any bill in parliament that seeks to increase the number of parliamentary seats from the […]
In Phase 1, many of you and I wrote our MPs to say we wanted them to vote against a parliamentary seat increase. I had promised you that I would then send a memo to the Pakatan leadership to say the same. I was planning to do that today, but as things would have it, […]
You remember that game in school? Where the object was to not be caught with the ‘poison ball’ in your possession? Pas the buck, if you will. Now what has this got to do with the 52% campaign that ABU launched to get the rakyat to work together to prevent a parliamentary seat increase, so […]
A week ago, in my “The 52% strike back : No Seat Increase” post, I wrote of how the Election Commission is intent on increasing, via the imminent delimitation exercise, our parliamentary seats from the present 222. I also wrote that BN cannot push this increase through Parliament on their own strength as any such increase requires a 2/3 […]
On behalf of BN, the Election Commission is expected to propose an increase, via the imminent delimitation exercise, in our parliamentary seats from the present 222. BN cannot push this increase through on the strength of their own seats as such an increase requires a 2/3 majority in Parliament. BN does not have that requisite […]
Moderator’s note : This is how it is going to work. I share my thoughts through my column at the Rakyat Times. My activism, be it through ABU, Negara-Ku or any other vehicle, will continue to be driven through this blog. ______________________________ In my column in the Rakyat Times last Friday, entitled “Will we, the […]
What must baby’s mum not do to break that mother-child bond…to not make baby hate her one day? What the heck am I talking about? Find out at The Rakyat Times HERE.