Why Chinese voters still favour the opposition

Gan Pei Ling

AT a kopitiam in Pandamaran town, Klang, the owner and his regular customers laughed when asked why local Chinese do not support MCA and Barisan Nasional any more. 

To them, the question seemed rhetorical and answers were obvious: The weak ringgit, government mismanagement and alleged corruption and the rising cost of living.

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  • What do you expect with the present government
    attitude? A kleptocrat gov will never last..

    Posted 4 years ago by Ali Along

  • Not just bad economic handling, bad governance, but blatantly bias treatment of minorities that cause Chinese to turn away from bad BN.

    Posted 4 years ago by Awang Top


    Budget 2018 allocation:

    RM12 Billion for PM office,
    RM3.5 Billion for Bumi Empowerment,
    RM2.5 Billion for MARA Education Scholarship,
    RM810.9 Million for Jakim's total budget in 2018;

    but only RM205 Million for Chinese &
    RM500 Million for Indian.

    Chinese contributed 88 % income tax !

    Such hatred against the Chinese.
    Why Discriminate and Oppressed the Chinese?

    Vote BN?
    Not even next life!
    Go Figure....Outrage of unspeakable proportion!

    Posted 4 years ago by Ip Man

  • To teach UMNO/BN lesson. get PH to pay off FELDA settlers replanting-related debt, forget about PTPN loans - youth do not vote anyway..

    Posted 4 years ago by Bigjoe Lam

  • For decades, MCA claimed to change the system from within to become fairer to the Chinese community whilst threatening loss of Chinese representation in gomen should MCA lose. No one knows what deals were cut by MCA "behind closed doors" but the very community MCA claims to represent lost faith in MCA since 2004. MCA together with MIC and Gerakan have been on BUMNO "life support" ever since. Post GE14, it is a question of time when MCA and MIC will be buried alongside Gerakan.

    Posted 4 years ago by Roger 5201

  • MCA, Gerakan and other pro-BN parties destroyed themselves, especially MCA seen as macai of Umno. The Chinese have given up hope for MCA the Chinese have been trampled on cursed, bullied and despised and what did they do? Remember loud and clear 'Orang China balik Tongshan' nothing you can do about. Vote for MCA not in the wildest dream. Keep on dreaming.

    Posted 3 years ago by Justin Leno