29 Jun '11, 7am

[Education] PM Lee: CDCs must rise to growing challenges: As the "key agents" in delivering help to the needy, C...

I am disappointed by their respective decisions because it signals a lack of willpower and commitment. Every politician suffers setbacks in his or her career. All politicians the world over have lost elections and many have come back to fight another day. Most, were victorious eventually. Each failed election campaign is a learning experience after all. Singapore is unique in this because the PAP has been the ruling party for over 50 years with little or no competition, leaving us with a generation of politicians who seem ill adept to fight. This begs the question; do our PAP candidates lack qualities which real politicians should possess? Are they in fact, true politicians? In an article entitled “The PAP and the idealism of Nuns”, the writer quotes Laurel Teo, a Straits Times journalist who once wrote “Being an MP is still about helping people, but it is also about wield...

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