Writer–activist Hishamuddin Rais was once detained without charge by Mahathir Mohamad. He talks to our GE14 editor Kean Wong about why he was part of the fight to make Mahathir prime minister again, and what’s in store for the Pakatan Harapan government.
GE14 at New Mandala
Barisan Nasional was in power for 60 years. How does an electoral authoritarian regime get defeated, and will similar regimes in the region follow?
GE14 Editor Kean Wong talks with public commentator Karim Raslan about what the election outcome means for Malaysia.
How scholars of Malaysian politics reflected on the campaign as results rolled in on 9 May.