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24 February 2019
1980 was a significant year. It was the year that Ted Turner established CNN and Steve Jobs' Apple went public.
It was also the year that the SDP was born.
Back then, a few Singaporeans had come together to form a political organisation to check the PAP and to look for a better way for our nation. We have since grown to become a competent, constructive and compassionate party that has occupied a meaningful ... Read more »
24 February 2019
#SDPNOW – The Way Forward. That's our slogan for the coming general elections. It was unveiled yesterday at the launch of our campaign.
Information packs were given out to the audience which contained our message to voters, house visit campaign card, information on how to donate and volunteer, and a copy of our party newspaper, The New Democrat.
Our campaign me ... Read more »
22 February 2019
It's happened again. The venue management KCC (Kingdom Community Church) Ventures Pte Ltd has cancelled the SDP Campaign Kick-Off one day - yes, ONE DAY - before our event.
The event is now changed to the Mandarin Hotel at Orchard Road Ballroom 3, Level 6.
The SDP was informed of the cancellation only this afternoon citing "JTC inspection" and political reasons. The last-minute cancellation threw our plans into chaos. But the SDP never says die and after some frenetic re-organisatio ... Read more »
19 February 2019
At a rally during the General Elections in 2015, SDP Secretary-General Chee Soon Juan said:
“The PAP has pulled out all the stops, giving concessions here, rebates there and getting everyone drunk with SG50 merriment.
But what happens when the party is over, my friends? What happens when the music stops playing and all the guests go home? Your housing loan is stil ... Read more »