23 May '12, 7am

Gutter politics and biased reporting by Straits Times

Gutter politics and biased reporting by Straits Times

Gutter politics and biased reporting by Straits Times May 23, 2012 by admin Filed under: Current Affairs and Politics Written by Ng E-Jay 23 May 2012 The PAP is up to its usual bag of tricks again. When the campaign for Hougang began, Mr Desmond Choo, the PAP candidate, promised a clean fight. What he did not promise however, was that his fellow PAP ministers would also fight fairly. It is disingenuous that the dirty work of smearing the opposition has been left to his colleagues while he preserves his clean image. In the first couple of days of the campaign, both sides focussed on issues that concerned the people. But as to be expected, straight out of the classic PAP playbook, the dirty punches were thrown at the opposition and there is no more mention of national or local issues on the part of the PAP as polling day draws near. This was the same tactic used on James Gom...

Full article: http://www.sgpolitics.net/?p=7619

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