Daily SG: 14 Apr 2011

Singapore General Election 2011
Opposition Parties
– The Satay Club: Wijeysingha: An ‘established’ man taking a different path
– My Singapore News: Worker’s Party wants to abolish PA
– The Temasek Review: Reform Party Walkabout at West Coast GRC this week
– CNA: Opposition Parties Locked In Tussle In At Least 8 Constituencies

New Mandarins on the Block
– The Kent Ridge Common: Why the Tin Pei Ling and Chen Shao Mao swap is a failed comparison
– The Satay Club: A Tale of Two ‘New Citizens’
– TOC: Thinking Aloud – The Tin Pei Ling Issue

– TOC: HDB Upgrading – Holding Voters To Ransom
– Diary of A Singaporean Mind: Why PAP needs the upgrading crutch….

Lim Boon Heng steps down crying
– Sgpolitics.net: Don’t just cry, Minister Lim — Do something about it

Question Time with the PM
– TOC: Question Time, but with no answers
– funny little world: Getting heard in Singapore – Can Anot?
– Political Writings: PAP’s Economic Theory: Raise Taxes To Deal With Economic Slowdown!
– The Satay Club: PM’S questions: More of the same excuses
– Singapore Notes: The Indians Are Coming! The Indians Are Coming!
– Prata Politics: PM Claimes No GST Hike after GE
– Vinyarb: Question Time with the Prime Minister – Quick Thoughts
– EastCoastLife: Question Time With PM Lee Hsien Loong – EastCoastLife’s Question
– Today: Workers’ Party defends manifesto

Bloggers say
– Sam’s Thoughts: Yeo! Guat The Hell Is Happening To Hougang-Aljunied? Curious CASE Indeed
– Yawning Bread on WordPress: Democracy big and small
– flaneurose: Hard truths you won’t read about elsewhere, Part III
– Figuring how faith fits into this world, & other stuff: State and Welfare – A Perspective from the Bible?
– Musings From the Lion City: PAP’s Private Sector Problem
– Singapore Election Watch: PAP let Aljunied GRC down
– Big Talk Singapore: Singapore election system version 2.0
– Support Site for The Unemployed: Online interview with a 26-year-old female voter
– mrbrown: one party (music video)

There’s a new GE site in town! Quote:

GE 2011 Media (www.ge2011media.com) is a place where you can share photos and videos of Singapore’s 2011 General Election.

There are 2 ways to upload stuff into the site:
1. Upload via the website
2. Upload via email

Start contributing to the Singapore Election online community!

Lots of vids and photos (a “Tin Pei Ling full frontal” *gasp*) under different party categories. So when can we see all the fun stuff… like this
source: EDMW

The Gospel of Harry
-The Satay Club: Lee Kuan Yew in about-turn on Malay integration?

Strangers in a Strange Land
– The Temasek Review: Why is Contact Singapore encouraging Singapore companies to recruit foreigners?

We are against capital punishment
– We Believe In Second Chances: A Re-trial For Cheong Chun Yin
– LIANAIN FILMS: Justice For Chun Yin?

Daily Discourse
– Laïcité: The burka ban part 3: The problem with cultural relativism
– New Nation: Still safe to read, no ban on Alan Shadrake’s book – yet
– pressrun.net: SPH staff costs S$90.2 m, circulation revenue S$50.3 m

Life, the universe and everything
– Wild Shores of Singapore: A sneak peek at Singapore’s new natural history museum!
– The Long and Winding Road: A visit to the lighthouse on Singapore’s One Tree Island
– Dee Kay Dot As Gee: SBS Transit IRIS iPhone App

Selected News Stories
– The Interpreter: Singapore & Oz: Round Two
– Look At Vietnam: It’s cheap and easy to go studying in Singapore, but
– WSJ: Yes to Moustaches, No to Headscarves [Thanks esteejl]

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