07 May '12, 5pm

Singapore will NOT be finished if the PAP is voted out

recently asked political parties in Singapore what their wishes were for the New Year. The Singapore Democrats responded that wishes carry the connotation of helplessness where we have no control over events that we want to see happen. This is especially prevalent in the Singapore context where people have little say in the political process and, as a consequence, resort to wishful thinking when it comes to political outcomes. We often fail to see that, as a people, we have much power and control over our own destiny. But we must first rid ourselves of the psychological wheelchair that we have been placed in, the thinking that without the PAP Singapore will not progress. We must jettison this mindset and believe that our success depends on the people, not the PAP. One of the most important factors that will determine whether we succeed or fail as a nation is democracy. Wit...

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