Multi-party democracy: Navigating the growing pains

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In the past few general elections, Malaysia has seen multiple coalitions and parties contest for the right to govern the country, and this is likely to be the case in the future.

Malaysia’s transition into a multi-party democracy, where hung parliaments and coalition governments are a common occurrence, will not be without its growing pains. How do we use this as an opportunity for democratic progress?

Astro Awani’s Melisa Idris speaks to Thomas Fan from Bersih and Aira Azhari from Ideas Malaysia.

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AGENDA RAKYAT - Lima perkara utama
  1. Tegakkan maruah serta kualiti kehidupan rakyat
  2. Galakkan pembangunan saksama, lestari serta tangani krisis alam sekitar
  3. Raikan kerencaman dan keterangkuman
  4. Selamatkan demokrasi dan angkatkan keluhuran undang-undang
  5. Lawan rasuah dan kronisme
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