14 Jun '11, 4pm

[TOC] Chiam See Tong – The man with dogged determination

[TOC] Chiam See Tong – The man with dogged determination

A friend recently asked, “Why? Why does Chiam deserve a tribute dinner from any of us who are not residents of Potong Pasir? What interests of non-Potong Pasir residents has he advanced all these years?” Another said that TOC should not be in the business of throwing “lavish dinners” for politicians. I think like these friends, many of our readers too may be asking why TOC is holding this appreciation dinner for Mr Chiam See Tong. A Russian proverb says, “You live as long as you are remembered”. In the aftermath of General Election 2011, the news was all about how the election was a watershed one, about the People’s Action Party and the Workers’ Party. The bravery of the man who chose to come out of his comfort zone of Potong Pasir, to give then Deputy Prime Minister Wong Kan Seng a fight of his life and losing by a mere 7 per cent was quickly being forgotten. There was a ...

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/06/cst-man-with-dogged-d...

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