14 May '11, 6am

[TOC] You are the people’s servants, please remember this

A country is so much more than just economic numbers and growth. And I feel that where this aspect is concerned, the PAP has over the years, gradually lost the plot. Locals are increasingly disenchanted and jaded with the maniacal focus on nothing but numbers. Just a day after the PM said it is time to listen more to the people, it was business as usual in his first speech made after the election. The constant refrain of increasing productivity through upgrading and training jarred the ear like an old, broken record. It certainly breathed life into my nagging suspicion that the PAP said what it said before the elections just to calm the tide of unhappiness rising against it. And that this was done without much commitment, belief or conviction in the words that they were saying.

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/05/you-are-the-people%e2...

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