SDP looks forward to working with Dr Tan's new party

The SDP congratulates Dr Tan Cheng Bock for coming forward to participate in electoral politics again - this time with the opposition.

We look forward to the formation of his new party and to work with him to strengthen the opposition and bring our nation one step closer to democracy. 

Chee Soon Juan
Singapore Democratic Party

Lifelong Learning Institute cancels Dr Chee's book launch venue at last minute

Singapore Democrats

The Lifelong Learning Institute (LLI) has cancelled my booking of its event hall for the launch of Never On Bended Knees on 26 January 2019. I received an email yesterday informing me of the cancellation. 

I had made enquiries with the Institute in November 2018 about renting ... Read more »

ST and TODAY ignore Court's questioning of Hri Kumar's "updating construction" argument

Singapore Democrats

Singapore's highest court questioned Deputy Attorney-General Hri Kumar's arguments that the Court should apply “updating construction ” or “rectifying construction” to the Constitution to bring it in line with amendments to the Parliamentary Elections Act (PEA) over the GRC system.

SDP assistant treasurer Dr Wong Souk Yee appealed High Court Judge Chua Lee Ming's d ... Read more »

M-YT by-election hearing to be heard in Court of Appeal tomorrow

Singapore Democrats

Dr Wong Souk Yee's appeal for a by-election in the Marsiling-Yew Tee (MYT) GRC after Ms Halimah Yacob vacated her seat for the Presidency will be heard in the Court of Appeal (Level 9) tomorrow, 16 January 2019, at 10 am.

Dr Wong, SDP's Assistant Treasurer and resident in MYT, filed an appeal after High Court Judge Chua Lee Ming ruled in January 2018 that the PAP government did not have to ... Read more »

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Gerrymandering in the Lion City

30 August 2018   by Oscar Copeland

Oscar Copeland is a student at the University of California, Berkeley and an intern at the SDP. He wrote this article as part of his research work during his stint with us. He is one of two interns placed by the Academic Internship Council (AIC) based in Singapore. International students seeking internships with the AIC are placed with organisations in various sectors in Singapore including business, science, finance and politics. The SDP has a regular programme for interns and we especially encourage local students to intern with us. Please email your enquiries to: [email protected].