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Ten uncomfortable statements made by our PM at national day rally

Ten uncomfortable statements made by our PM at national day rally

Ten uncomfortable statements made by our Prime Minister at last night National Day rally:- 1. Earn less than $1000 can buy HDB flat - to compound the misery of low wage Singaporean workers, our PM [...]

Petition to ask for proper accountability into financial lapses related to AGO audit before next election

Petition to ask for proper accountability into financial lapses related to AGO audit before next election

Dear Singaporeans, After a lavish gala celebration at the SG 50 national day, we are brought down to earth by a spate of issues that bother Singaporeans - particularly the absence of [...]

Are Singaporeans prepared for a coalition government if PAP loses more seats in the next election?

Are Singaporeans prepared for a coalition government if PAP loses more seats in the next election?

As Singaporeans approach the forthcoming election with a sense of anticipation and uncertainty, many could feel that it will be another watershed election – just like the one we had in GE 2011 when [...]

Will PAP majority votes go below 50% and still retain power in the next election?

Will PAP majority votes go below 50% and still retain power in the next election?

All signs point to a GE 2015 as the  Prime Minister revealed in Parliament this week that the Electoral Boundary Review Committee (EBRC) has  been formed 2 months ago without the knowledge of the [...]

Election’s Swing Voters – Who Are They?

Election’s Swing Voters – Who Are They?

Many Singaporeans have commented that  the soon-coming election will be   a watershed one. Some have optimistically predicted that at least two group representative constituencies (GRC) and [...]

Rising Popularity of Socio-political Sites Feared by the Authorities

Rising Popularity of Socio-political Sites Feared by the Authorities

This article first appeared here on 11 Oct 2010. Written by: Gilbert Goh Netizens are abuzz with the latest saga arising from the recent  The New Paper (TNP) article on the real mastermind [...]

Why The Other 3 Tan’s Lost…

Why The Other 3 Tan’s Lost…

It was late and I stayed up all night to watch the result of the Presidential Election (PE). This was unusual as so far I have avoided all the  rallies and even political broadcasts from the  [...]

The Truth Behind Goh Meng Seng’s Political Step-down

The Truth Behind Goh Meng Seng’s Political Step-down

Many must be shell shocked by National Solidarity Party’s Secretary-General (SG) Mr Goh Meng Seng’s recent decision to step down from politics to take a 2-year political sabbatical break. [...]

Thoughts of a Opposition Party Candidate – A Watershed Election?

Thoughts of a Opposition Party Candidate – A Watershed Election?

I refer to the slew of articles and forum letters  recently published in the Straits Times regarding the resurgency of opposition politics. More than 80% of the total number of consituencies may [...]

Predominant Party System To End Soon In Singapore?

Predominant Party System To End Soon In Singapore?

This article first appeared here on Oct 8, 2010. Written by: Gilbert Goh As this year  draws to an end soon, I wondered if there is any other  year that is filled more with drama. From [...]

Online Interview with a Tampines GRC Gen Y Married Voter

Online Interview with a Tampines GRC Gen Y Married Voter

Thanks for allowing us to interview you Charlie  and please tell us abit about yourself. Hi Gilbert, I’m a Singaporean Citizen living in Tampines. Married with no kids. 32 this year and [...]

Online interview with a 26-year-old female voter

Online interview with a 26-year-old female voter

Response of online interview with a 26-year-old Singapore voter:- 1. Thanks for allowing us Rebecca to interview you online and please tell us a bit about yourself. I am a very average female [...]

Is the PAP finding it harder to recruit?

Is the PAP finding it harder to recruit?

By Seah Chiang Nee In a departure from recent history, the powerful People's Action Party (PAP) has found it hard to recruit talent from the private sector to stand as its election [...]

Online interview with a Tampines GRC voter

Online interview with a Tampines GRC voter

I have conducted an online interview with a Tampines GRC voter:- 1. Thanks Vincent for allowing us to interview you online and please tell us abit about youself. I am Singaporean. Married with [...]

Voter’s Cry: Have we lost our SOUL? Quality of Life Has Deteriorated

Voter’s Cry: Have we lost our SOUL?  Quality of Life Has Deteriorated

Many Singaporeans would readily agree with me that we are feeling increasingly disconnected from the Singapore we used to know, and the feeling of “home” is fast dissipating. We are also [...]

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