Daily Archives: 2013-04-29

Elections without democracy? Shifting political landscapes in Singapore and Malaysia

Singapore Armchair Critic for The Online Citizen Singapore and Malaysia, as highly developed countries that have clung on to their authoritarian regimes, have long been seen as “anomalies” by political analysts of democratization. But now cracks are appearing in these regimes. Malaysia will see its most closely fought election ever on 5 May where there is a real, albeit slim, …

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NSP elects its 15th CEC in OPC meeting

National Soliardity Party (NSP) has elected its 15th Central Executive Committee (CEC) in its Ordinary Party Congress Meeting held on Sunday, 28th April 2013. The newly elected committee in their respective positions are; President : Sebastian Teo Secretary General : Hazel Poa Council Members :    Cheo Chai Chen Hon Ting Huat Ivan Yeo Jeannette Chong Nazryn Azhar Samat Nicole Seah …

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Response to Minister Lim Swee Say

By Philip Ang The PAP is fond of issuing motherhood statements to Singaporeans as if all of us are its children. As if Khaw Boon Wan’s ridiculous statements on losses incurred by the HDB wasn’t enough, here goes Minister Lim Swee Say. http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/s-pore-needs-to-be-future-ready-lim-swee/655158.html Quotes from Minister Lim:  “There is no guarantee that we will always succeed but we cannot afford …

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