Iqbal, 24

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I decided to be a voter because I always wanted to participate in the voting process, ever since my parents brought me to a political rally when I was five. 
— Iqbal, 24

I like politics, food, and entertainment. 

One thing that surprises other Malaysians about me is my accent. 

I'm good at writing, talking, beatboxing, and flirting.

One thing I'm proud of is having a law degree. 

I decided to be a voter because I always wanted to participate in the voting process, ever since my parents brought me to a political rally when I was five. 

I'm most worried about government accountability and transparency, lack of political freedom and political instability, as well as religious and racial conflicts. 

These issues matter to me because I perceive that this government is one that is willing to use racial and religious politicking in order to serve its selfish grip on power. 

I wish I knew more about Malaysian fiscal policies. 

I want other young people to know that your apathy will only make things worse. 

WatanSelangor, 1993