"…to sacrifice a seat in parliament to prove that blue is whiter than white is an act worthy of my respect."

"…to sacrifice a seat in parliament to prove that blue is whiter than white is an act worthy of my respect."

Sometimes something done by someone gives you a sense of hope and makes you feel good. In Singapore where the majority is cultured upon a 'kiasi', 'kiasu' and 'me-first-and-fook-the-rest' mentality, it is a breath of fresh air to see politicians putting their money where the mouth is. To hear WP's Sylvia Lim and Low Thia Khiang announced the expulsion of Yaw Shin Leong is to know that there is hope yet for Singapore! As a Singaporean old enough to sing God Save The Queen, Negara Ku and Majulah Singapura as national anthem, I feel grateful to know that values such truth, integrity, accountability and transparency is worth more, much more than a parliamentary seat. It bodes well for our future. For Workers' Party to sacrifice a seat in parliament to prove that blue is whiter than white is an act worthy of my respect. Some may feel that expelling Yaw is just a gamesmanship by...

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