30 Apr '11, 6pm

how Chiam See Tong was deprived of an office, he was made to work this way by the government. #sgelections

The makeshift cubicle that served as the office for Mr Chiam's Meet The People sessions for the past 27 years Andrew Loh / Seeing Mr Chiam See Tong up close is inspiring. Anyone who thinks that age or the two strokes he suffered in recent years have dented his spirit would be highly mistaken. The veteran opposition politician is as stout-hearted as he has always been. As I waited for him to end his Meet-The-People session on Thursday at Block 108 in Potong Pasir, I was struck by the sight of what must now be legend – that singular table sited at a corner of the void deck, partitioned for privacy by aluminium panels into a makeshift cubicle. That’s where Mr Chiam has conducted his MPS for 27 years. The ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) – that is, the Government – has refused to provide offices for opposition Members of Parliament (MP). PAP MPs conduct their MPS’s at the ai...

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/03/that-makeshift-cubicl...

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