Tag: SDP

VW's resignation: some clues better than some truths

By Kumaran Pillai News Analysis The exit of Vincent Wijeysingha from the Singapore Democratic Party can be traced to the change in the party's political strategy in the last three to five years. The party has steadily moved towards the centre, perhaps to win more votes. Wijeysingha...

What is the real story?

The way we see it, The Independent Singapore News
By PN Balji Vincent Wijeysingha's story just does not gel. He said he was leaving the Singapore Democratic Party -- and politics -- because if he continued with party politics "marginal concerns such as those faced by the gay community" would be sidelined. One of the...

Vincent Wijeysingha resigns from SDP

Vincent Wijeysingha
By Kumaran Pillai Outgoing Singapore Democratic Party treasurer Dr Vincent Wijeysingha gave this exclusive, no-holds-barred interview to The Independent Singapore before his resignation from the party. He spoke openly about his journey through the political landscape, the prejudices he faced and the need for greater...