Selfish politicians! I totally agree with Sin Chew... h e r e.
''Foreign investors are still observing the condition of Malaysia. The government must now take the second step towards liberalisation, and it must be a major opening up in order to convince the foreigners. We must prove that we have completely understood that we must set aside racism and pan-politicisation, as well as truly improve operational efficiency in order to fight economy.
Unfortunately, politicians of both the ruling and opposition parties are not aware of it. They are still busy playing the live and death political game. Former PKR MP Datuk Seri Zahrain Mohd Hashim claimed that opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's plan of "916 regime change" was a hoax. Later, UMNO Youth in different states lodged police reports against Anwar over his alleged intended takeover of the federal government on 16 Sept 2008. Anwar has been investigated under the Sedition Act. Anwar has also been given a week to explain the statement he made that the 1Malaysia concept mooted by Najib is a carbon copy of a slogan called "One Israel". If Anwar fails to do so, he may be referred to the Dewan Rakyat's Rights and Privileges Committee.
In addition to tin for tat and making noises, Dewan Rakyat has also become a racial forum, particularly when UMNO MPs, who are unable to get rid of racial mindset, speak...''
True indeed. Our Parliament, which is meant to debate national issues is now a playground of monkeys and clowns. Its turning into a political battlefield. The interest of the rakyat seems to be sidelined...
However, Sin Chew, the paragraph in red bold is also drawing some comments from readers.