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Snø Jens investigated for corruption

Seretary of Justice Dímeros Grenouille has revealed an investigation has been opened against Artist deputy Snø Jens-Galieri, and has recommended he be suspended from his parliamentary duties until the investigation concludes. 369 more words

Government & Politics

PE2017: The election with no winners

It is upsetting to know what would have been a landmark in our history is now marred with the heavy hand of paternalism and an evident dose of contempt for the citizenry. 980 more words

Government & Politics

The Singaporean populace: a suppressed child?

By Chun Wei Goh

I watched President Halimah Yacob’s swearing in ceremony on Thursday. In the office pantry, I watched as we celebrated the historic achievement of electing a President who is both a part of the Indian and Malay community, and most importantly for me, a woman. 1,011 more words

Government & Politics

Power and dignity: the true cost of the PAP's EP bargain

Politics is about power, but it is also about dignity. While the PAP may have consolidated its power by crafting the ‘rules of the game’ in a manner that has allowed its preferred candidate to win the Presidential Election with a walkover, little could be said about the level of political dignity that it has earned for itself as a result of the way events unfolded. 1,095 more words

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Gladly paying the political price: why the EP reform is the best bargain of 2017

In a recent Channel NewsAsia interview, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office, Chan Chun Sing said that it will be a “hard journey” to convince people about the need for changes to the Elected Presidency but the the Government is prepared to pay the political price. 690 more words

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DACA Hysteria

Many, including CEO’s of large corporations, just don’t get it. DACA was an illegal executive order promulgated by then President Barack Obama when he could not get Congress to act. 392 more words

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