Real issues are pushed aside when sensational stories appear because they require a bit more effort to understand.
It looks like political thuggery is fast becoming legit and commonplace in Malaysia. The perception that state-sponsored thuggery is proliferating among many citizens.
People like Zawawi are not ignorant. His kind has no hope and can’t be helped any more. But people like Mak Tam can be saved. In fact, they could be the vary saviours that Malaysia needs right now.
With ignorance, there is fear and misunderstanding – two very dangerous elements in a country as deeply polarised as Malaysia.
Red Shirts tried to attack a group of Bersih 5 demonstrators. What are the Red Shirts’ objective when they countered the Bersih 5 rally on 19th November 2016?