News: Singapore

Singapore-Malaysia border dispute

10 December 2018

Singapore Democrats

Singapore-Malaysia borderSingapore's sovereignty cannot and must not be compromised by anyone and in any form. The current dispute with Malaysia presents a situation where we must be resolute in the defence of our sovereignty.

The paramount objective must be to protect the well-being of our people. To this end, we must pursue every avenue to resolve the matter through dialogue and diplomacy. Our survival as a nation is de ... Read more »

2017 Mohd Isa Bursary Awards: Applications open

16 May 2017

Singapore Democrats

Calling all parents: The SDP is Annual Mohd Isa Bursary Awards is open for applications again. The Award, set up in 2014 to assist students from lower-income and needy families, is part of the party's effort to level up society through education.

In a system stacked in favour of the elite, pupils low ... Read more »

MOE says schools should be neutral. Then why these...?

05 February 2016

Part IV (final): What they teach in school

The SDP wrote to the Ministry of Education (MOE) as well as secondary schools, junior colleges, polytechnics and universities for its party leaders to conduct talks with students.

The MOE rejected SDP's offer saying that “schools will not be acceding to the request as our schools are neutral places for learning and not platforms for partisan politics”. We received th ... Read more »

Let's Talk with Siew Kum Hong

23 August 2012

Singapore Democrats

In this episode, we talk to lawyer Siew Kum Hong, a former Nominated Member of Parliament and the Vice-President of Maruah, a local NGO working on human rights in Singapore.

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