Tag: Chee Soon Juan

Netizens riled up at Chee Soon Juan’s misrepresentation of SG to foreigners, saying that he “badmouthed” the nation

A recent Facebook post of Singapore Democratic Party’s (SDP) chief Dr Chee Soon Juan has gotten Singaporeans rather angry and worked up. In the post, he expressed a rather poor opinion of the nation that he had allegedly shared with foreigners on a recent...

Netizens laud SDP for their classy reaction to the Teo Soh Lung-Seah Kian Peng saga

Following the uproar on Facebook over PAP Member of Parliament (MP) Seah Kian Peng’s post about former Internal Security Act (ISA) detainee Teo Soh Lung, historian Thum Ping-tjin and their meeting with Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad, the Singapore Democratic Party...

SDP distances itself from former ISA detainee Teo Soh Lung and the likes

Following historian Thum Ping-tjin’s meeting with Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad, former Internal Security Act (ISA) detainee Teo Soh Lung commented on a Facebook video by socio-political website The Online Citizen that "Singapore is part of Malaya la". In his own...

Vers and HIP II – More snake oil from PAP: SDP

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has slammed the Vers and HIP II schemes that Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong unveiled last Sunday as he delivered the National Day Rally Speech. Read the opposition party's press statement in full here: "PM Lee Hsien Loong's suggestion of...

Former NMP Calvin Cheng schools Chee Soon Juan on good governance saying, “Opposition so long already still don’t know. Tsk.”

During Secretary-general of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Chee Soon Juan’s National Day Message, he touched on issues such as the rising cost of living, an aging population and the declining value of HDB (Housing Development Board) flats. Dr Chee said that Prime Minister Lee...

"Everyone looks good in SDP colours"

By Howard Lee So said a campaigner from the Singapore Democratic Party. So this kaypoh decided to deck out like Danny the democracy bear, make the one-hour journey to Bukit Gombak stadium on polling day night and hang out with SDP's supporters. As the night drew on,...

"Vote for me because you have met me and know what I stand for" – Chee Soon Juan

By Howard Lee The third election rally of the Singapore Democratic Party saw party members take the stage to counter allegations by the People's Action Party against Dr Chee Soon Juan, leaving Dr Chee to devote his speech to SDP's policies and programmes for the...

Can Dr. Chee Soon Juan recover from this setback?

By: Kumaran Pillai Campaigning on liberal left leaning policies to a conservative affluent society in Singapore is hard enough. It has turned out, in this by-election, the PAP has completely has taken a different tack, they have skirted policy issues and has chosen to mount...

PAP's secretary-general Lee Hsien Loong joins comrades in attacking Chee Soon Juan

Secretary-general of the People's Action Party, Mr Lee Hsien Loong, speaking to reporters after his early-morning walkabout today (Apr 30) at Bukit Batok with People's Action Party (PAP) candidate Murali Pillai, joined his party members in attacking Dr Chee Soon Juan. In the video, Murali is...

Voters’ choice for Bukit Batok – what really matters?

By Howard Lee If studies by the Institute of Policy Studies are anything to go by, half of the voters in Bukit Batok would have already decided on who to vote for in the coming by-election. My views would have little to no impact on...