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As Najib marks a hundred days in office as Prime Minister, the country is faced with political problems at a time of increasing economic difficulties, leaving the lower-income group most vulnerable. John Inbaraj writes an open plea to the PM, urging him to ensure that the poor can walk with dignity.

kumarFor how long do we have to keep our workers in poverty to enable us to compete for FDI? The international economic system mandates that we have to take part in a debilitating “race to the bottom” in our attempts to entice the all-important foreign investor. Do we accept all these unfair rules that mandate that we have to deny our workers a reasonable share of the wealth that they have helped create, asks Dr Jeyakumar Devaraj.