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COMPARED with their counterparts in Thailand, youth in Malaysia are still a long way from playing a meaningful role in pushing for better democracy and governance. The few young MPs we have are part of the stultifying political order, which has remained largely unchanged.
The journey of one Malaysian from Kelantan shows what is possible, given the opportunities and possibilities we have today.
There are two weeks to nomination day for the snap state polls fixed on September 26. The negotiations for the 73 state seats have not been finalised for Warisan Plus, the caretaker state government, and Barisan Nasional, Perikatan Nasional and Parti Bersatu Sabah, the main opposition alliance.