Daily Archives: 2007-05-20

JBJ to set up “The Reform Party” (Report)

Video of the press conference is at the end of this article. Recently discharged from bankruptcy, former Workers’ Party chief JB Jeyaretnam announced that he is registering a new political party. Wearing a polo shirt with the words “The Truth Will Set You Free”, Mr Jeyaretnam fired off a list of issues which he wants reformed or corrected. Among them, …

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JBJ’s Return To Politics: Method In The Madness? (Commentary)

By Choo Zheng Xi Before JB Jeyaretnam’s press conference today, there was much speculation in opposition circles about his political future. It was widely rumored that the veteran politician was ready to throw in the towel. At the age of 81, he has contested a total of 8 elections and has established himself as one of Singapore’s most recognizable opposition …

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