Syed Saddiq’s party fails to interest rural youth

Zaim Ibrahim

Some say Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman's burgeoning political prominence is not enough to attract the interest of youth in rural areas, who prefer household names. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, September 14, 2020.

YOUNG rural Malay voters are not thrilled by the new youth-based party to be formed by Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman.

Youth and analysts polled by The Malaysian Insight showed that the young people preferred the established parties with well-known political figures.

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  • It looks like some people like to reminisce the history rather than to look beyond and into the future. What is this called? Short-sight, uninformed, conservative? Clearly these are the traits of these people after decades of living under confined learning. Changes can only come if the party starts off with education.

    Posted 1 year ago by Tanahair Ku

  • Only an utterly idiots persons will join Sick 'hypocrite'' SadDick party

    Posted 1 year ago by Paul Baggio