Tag Archives: Desmond Lee

When ministers make wrong or unsubstantiated claims

There was a time when members of the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) prided themselves on basing things on facts, and would go the length to sue anyone who would do otherwise. Things seem to have changed somewhat lately. Three recent instances show that PAP ministers have made claims or allegations which do not seem to be based on facts, …

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No necessity to make unsubstantiated accusations against Singaporeans

By Teo Soh Lung It seems strange that Minister of State for National Development Desmond Lee, who is also the son of former cabinet minister Lee Yock Suan should issue a statement yesterday (21 Nov) accusing “friends, sympathisers and proxies of Workers Party (WP)” of spreading falsehoods and half-truths online. He should have known better. The use of the terms …

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