31 Oct '14, 6pm

Why opposition parties in Singapore shy away from civil activists: A thought-provoking paragraph by netizen “3...

QUOTE: “Political parties think differently from activists. Activists are concerned with the cause they advocate and do not give a hoot to political correctness. Politicians assess the position they need to take on the matter: whether to endorse, oppose or to adopt a more ambitious stance. If political party ever comes out to endorse what the activists advocate, it must be part of the larger picture of how many votes they gain by doing so and does it comes into conflict with their targeted supporters?

Full article: http://www.sgpolitics.net/?p=8929

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