Malaysian MP for Lembah Pantai party, Nurul Izzah Anwar speaks at Conway Hall in London, Britain on 04 July 2010. EPA/LAWRENCE

 

Some are predicting she will eventually become Malaysia’s first female Prime Minister. In a country so ethnically and religiously diverse, Nurul Izzah Anwar has championed inclusive politics and human rights, earning the nickname “Princess of Reform”. Only 32 years old, she’s already had an impact on the political arena, managing to emerge from her father’s shadow – Anwar Ibrahim, the country’s former Deputy PM. Join us as we speak with Malaysian Member of Parliament Nurul Izzah Anwar about the country’s future. 

In this episode of The Stream, we speak to:
 
Nurul Izzah Anwar @n_izzah
Member of parliament in Malaysia
 
Julian Tan @julianlipyi
Malaysian student at Cambridge University
 
Niki Cheong @nikicheong
Digital consultant
 
Kavilan Nakaswaram @kavilan
Blogger
 
Firdaus Husni @firdaus_h
Malaysian lawyer
 
 
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