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The grassroots-led white flag movement is creating waves over social media, with communities offering help in kind to people in distress during the pandemic.

However, the politicisation of the movement by figures on both sides of the divide has sparked public backlash.

BFM discusses the impact of social media movements and efforts to lead political change from the ground up with strategic communications consultant and commentator Nathaniel Tan. He also heads Projek Wawasan Rakyat (POWR) and is part of Projek Bangsa Malaysia.

Produced and presented by: Shazana Mokhtar

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AGENDA RAKYAT - Lima perkara utama
  1. Tegakkan maruah serta kualiti kehidupan rakyat
  2. Galakkan pembangunan saksama, lestari serta tangani krisis alam sekitar
  3. Raikan kerencaman dan keterangkuman
  4. Selamatkan demokrasi dan angkatkan keluhuran undang-undang
  5. Lawan rasuah dan kronisme
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Hakimi Abdul Jabar
11 Jul 2021 1.17pm

A Report of the Special Rapporteur on the Right To Food, Olivier De Schutter dated 3 February 2014 was submitted pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution 22/9, contains the findings of the Special Rapporteur on the right to food on his visit to Malaysia from 9 to 19 December 2013 which states the main steps the country should now take towards the full realization of the right to food.

Today, on July 7, 2021 in a Covid-19 stricken society, the full realization of the Right To Food in Malaysia is a mere illusion!


Hakimi Abdul Jabar
11 Jul 2021 11.46am

Bukankah satu Polisi Negara untuk menentukan “Jaminan Keselamatan Makanan” atau “Food Security Guarantee” warganegara Malaysia terpelihara? Mana dia tindakan-tindakan Kerajaan Pusat mahupun Negeri dan deliberasi & tindakan di bawah Perkara 38(3) Perlembagaan Persekutuan demi menjaga keberlangsungan kehidupan harian RAKYAT MALAYSIA?


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