A political party with such a narrow-minded objective can hardly go far. Moreover, there isn't actually much room now for another new entity to grow into a political party of any respectable size and influences.
The High Court here today set Nov 7 to hear Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's application to strike out the 'misconduct' lawsuit against him by Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and two others in regard to 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB)'s strategic development fund.
Mahathir repeatedly preyed on such balancing mechanisms to greedily expand his power scope, creating an infinitely powerful ruling machinery, only to discover the gravity of the problem after bowing out and later confronting the sitting government.
The High Court today dismissed former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and two others' application to cross-examine Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak over his supporting affidavit in a suit relating to misconduct of 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).
The national politics must be brought back to the right track soonest so that we can once again concentrate on revitalizing the national economy, containing the threats of terrorism and tackling the issue of deteriorating administrative efficiency, among many others.
Such expedient collaboration or alliance is not unknown, but for an opposition camp that upholds lofty aspirations and cherishes the ideals of democracy, teaming up with the wrong partner would only erode its political morality further.