Daily Archives: 2012-02-27

Leaders must persuade, not silence, critics

the following is a media release by the Singapore Democratic Party: The recent threats of defamation suits by PAP's leaders against Mr Alex Au and the editors of TR Emeritus (TRE) is another blow to freedom of speech in Singapore.   For years, the Singapore Democratic Party has been the target of attacks from the ruling party and the media …

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The $1.1Bn quick fix

~by: Kumaran Pillai~ "What Singaporeans want are quicker solutions. They don't want to wait so long, “said Minister of State for Finance and Transport Josephine Teo. The solution according to her (or them) is to buy more buses. Putting more buses on the road, only addresses the issue of capacity, it does not necessarily mean that the transport companies would …

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