A Separate, unAccountable and unEqual Singapore Elected Presidency: By MIKOspace In Reality, the Elected P...

I am all for abolishing the presidency---elected or appointed---in Singapore. In this day and age, it is pointless and the office is a huge waste of time and money. By eliminating the the office all together, you also eliminate the RISK that in the future the office may get executive powers and remain unaccountable---a nightmare scenario. You may want to look at historical examples---from the US Presidency to the tin-pot dictators of Africa, The Middle East, Asia and South America. All these "elected" assholes had executive powers and never gave a flying fuck about being "accountable". The only thing separating the Singapore presidency from getting dangerous executive powers (i.e. ALL the power) is a few words in the constitution. That's all. Abolish the office. It is safer. Don't tempt fate. Wear your seatbelt and don't text whilst driving. One day, when you least expect ...

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