23 Mar '11, 2pm

[News] Four political parties face off in forum: SINGAPORE : Political parties in Singapore engaged in a dialogu...

[News] Four political parties face off in forum: SINGAPORE : Political parties in Singapore engaged in a dialogu...

SINGAPORE : Political parties in Singapore engaged in a dialogue with university students on Wednesday ahead of the upcoming General Election. At the forum organised by the NUS Political Science Alumni, two issues dominated the discussions - the need for alternative voices in Parliament and a perceived culture of fear among Singaporeans to speak on politics. The Workers' Party calls this an "insurance for the future". Sylvia Lim, Workers' Party chairman and non-constituency MP, said: "The first step to take is to have elected members from non-PAP members of Parliament because from there you have experience in the daily governance of the town council, you have experience in policy debate. "And from there you will build the critical mass that is necessary for us to build that insurance in case the ruling party should falter." Following changes to the Constitution, the next P...

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