Daily Archives: 2008-10-01

Heroes are lonely creatures
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A poem from Betsy Tan dedicated to Mr Jeyaretnam Heroes are lonely creatures. You too cast a solitary shadow, Singing your freedom song To cold hearts and closed minds. Oblivious to pity, apathy and jeers Your eyes were alit with passion, Fire in Read More

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Dignified and unbowed
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He was bloodied by the hatchet, but stood dignified and unbowed.

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Join Facebook group to honour JBJ
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Share your thoughts, give your tributes and post your messages on this Facebook group set up to honour the man who taught us tenacity, perseverance and compassion. Join the “In Memory Of JB Jeyaretnam” group. Read More…

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Head held high
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To his eternal credit he never did crawl on bended knees, or ever begged for mercy. And it is to Lee Kuan Yew’s eternal shame that Jeyaretnam will leave the political scene with his head held high. Devan Nair, former President of Singapore

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Farewell, great JBJ
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JBJ accomplished more than what he set out to do. By Melvin Tan. Read More…

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HDB and power companies – what’s happening?
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Leong Sze Hian dedicates these two articles to Mr Jeyaretnam. He takes a look at recent developments involving the HDB and power companies which made a whopping $1.6 billion last year. Read More…

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Bloggers’ tribute to JB Jeyaretnam
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Views from bloggers on JBJ’s death. Read More…

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Vivian Balakrishnan attends JBJ’s wake
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MCYS minister pays his respect to late JB Jeyaretnam. Read More…

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WP Statement On The Passing Of Mr J. B. Jeyaretnam
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Workers’ Party “mourns the passing of a giant in Singapore politics.” Read More…

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