“BN cares about your needs and will seek your views on important issues. ” (BN Manifesto 2004, Section 2, Sentence 2)
“BARISAN NASIONAL will continue to promote peace, stability and harmony among all Malaysians. ” (BN Manifesto 2004, Section 4, Sentence 5)
“BARISAN NASIONAL will continue to govern democratically, abiding by the rule of law.” (BN Manifesto 2004, Section 10, Sentence 2)
“BARISAN NASIONAL will continue to actively seek your views on important issues…” (BN Manifesto 2004, Section 1, Sentence 6)
(All photographs are from Malaysiakini)
To see what “a Malaysia of Excellence, Glory and Distinction” we have under PM Abdullah Badawi, which fully respects the Federal Constitution, especially Article 10(1)(b) that stipulates that “all citizens have the right to assemble peaceably and without arms;”, please watch the video clips by Malaysiakini and Fahmi.
While one wonders how “hadhari” (civilisational) the use of water canon is, some believe that the small crowd who refused to disperse is also to be blamed. Read what Collin has to say at People’s Parliament.