09 Apr '11, 5am

(TTR) Why a Dual Party System is Pragmatic

This is why Singapore needs a dual party system. Ministers from either side of the camp can decide on consensus on whether to implement a proposed policy or law. There are several benefits in forming a dual party consensual democratic system too. There will be more women (real women) in government and not ice cold queens. If a party member sleeps during Pariahment meetings, the other party member could well…throw a brick at him to test whether he is as alert in his defence skills. There will also be a more sensible budget on military and defence spending. Afterall, if this tiny Ang Bao in the middle of the Pandan sea were indeed under serious threat, our neighbours would have led a coalition to annihilate this land of opportunists a long time ago, don’t you think? A dual party system would also help narrow the gap between incomes and socio-economic classes. Yes i know, it ...

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