21 Mar '11, 10pm

PAP's Desmond Choo: 'I understand how the poor feel because I lived in a 4-room flat'

In the world of politics, power and money can buy everything except honesty and dignity. Great people like Mahatma Gandhi, Mao Tse Tung, Che Guevara, Nelson Mandela and others, had for years, suffered so much hardships during their political careers. But with their aspirations, dedications, honesty and dignities in fighting the truth path of liberty and freedom, they managed to struggle through and survived as great leaders. This great statesmen doesn't need to accolade themselves with long list of credentials and decorum's to be famous. Caring for the welfare of the people were always in their heart. They lived with a very simple modest life and does not want to enrich themselves with power and wealth but they leave behind this world with great legacy. Nowadays, most wannabe politicians with different ideologies can be easily bought and materially fed with big fat incomes...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Singapore/EDC110322-0000378/I-...

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  1. 22 Mar '11, 7am

    PAP candidate wants to help poor Singaporeans who live in 4-room flats (and below... like me...)

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