Daily Archives: 2009-11-04

CPF: What happened since GE2006?

On 18 September 2007, Parliament debated on CPF Reform, whereby CPF annuity schemes were first proposed. The Secretary-General of Worker’s Party Low Thia Khiang made an impassioned plea for the Government to delink retirement age and CPF withdrawal age, and to establish a “longevity fund”, in place of annuity schemes, to enable Singaporeans aged above 85 years old to enjoy …

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One reason why we should vote PAP

Documented public reaction to then Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong’s comments in the 7 July 2003 issue of Time (Asia) magazine about homosexuals that “…some people are born that way. We are born this way and they are born that way, but they are like you and me.” He also stated that gays would now be allowed to serve in …

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Social Justice and Elitism

“We should not discriminate against those who are well-off on the grounds of social justice” PSC Chairman Eddie Teo, on defending scholarships and some scholars

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