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Appointment of Perm Sec to head Kranji forest disaster unacceptable
February 26, 2021
Only a child will believe that the Kranji forest destruction was done “by mistake”; PAP must reveal what really happened
February 18, 2021
Minimum Wage: SDP Policy Update
October 30, 2020
Minimum Wage Misperceptions Need Correcting
October 23, 2020
The SDP’s response to the public consultation on Medishield Life
October 21, 2020
Caring for our workers
July 4, 2020
Caring for our elderly in a real way
July 4, 2020
Tall Order – a Review
June 28, 2020
SDP proposes scheme to help in job creation in post-Covid Singapore
June 25, 2020
Singaporeans will question PAP’s mandate if GE is tilted further in its favour
June 8, 2020
July GE is reckless, SDP cautions PAP against making the same mistake again
June 3, 2020
SDP outlines fair access to electorate in coming crucial GE
May 28, 2020
SDP: Here’s how we fund our programmes to help our vulnerable
May 18, 2020
SDP proposes retirement income to help elderly cope and ease burden on their working children
May 11, 2020
SDP launches 4Y1N campaign for GE in response to Covid-19 pandemic
April 28, 2020
South Korean Elections: PAP’s Opportunistic Moment?
April 19, 2020
Did Case 616 from PAP’s decision to allow in M’sian workers just trigger the lockdown in Singapore?
April 10, 2020
Free and Fair Elections Build Singapore’s Political Resilience
April 8, 2020
SDP supports move to close schools and workplaces
April 3, 2020
Covid19: PAP took its eye off the ball, don’t do it again by calling elections now
March 27, 2020
Suspend GST, raise wages, lower rental are some SDP measures to help S’poreans during Covid19 period
March 24, 2020
Malaysian lockdown is more reason why we cannot have GE now
March 17, 2020
Rule out GE in the midst of Covid crisis
March 12, 2020
SDP calls on PAP to scrap plans to hike GST to 9 percent, now is not the time
February 12, 2020
SDP draws up climate change policy, calls out PAP for doing too little
February 8, 2020
SDP’s Young Democrats push for meaningful and decisive action on climate change in Singapore
February 8, 2020
MOM’s figures of Singaporeans in labour force extremely disturbing
January 23, 2020
SDP’s response to AG’s complaint
January 20, 2020
Whether a statement is true or false cannot be “based on the minister’s interpretation”
January 18, 2020
Dr Chee: It would be ludicrous for the MOM to say that “in the Minister’s view” the earth is round
January 16, 2020
SDP to present three reasons why POFMA case should be heard in open court
January 15, 2020
SDP to apply for POFMA hearing to be heard in open court
January 13, 2020
SDP files case against MOM in High Court to fight for what little democratic space we have left in S’pore
January 8, 2020
Josephine Teo’s refusal to substantiate POFMA allegation is indication of calibre of PAP’s 4G leadership
January 6, 2020
Teo’s update on discrimination against S’porean workers: A sincere plan or desperate damage control? 
January 4, 2020
SDP calls on Josephine Teo to retract correction directions and apologise, cites MOM’s own statistics to prove she’s wrong
January 2, 2020
Paul Tambyah asks Google to explain ban of political ads in S’pore
December 3, 2019
SDP: Explore alternative ways rather than ban PMD use; don’t penalise responsible users
November 8, 2019
Chee writes to Murali as SCDF serves notice on Town Council for fire-safety violations over Bukit Batok fire
November 8, 2019
SCDF: We are investigating matter over fire equipment at Bukit Batok and will take action against Town Council if non-compliance is found
November 5, 2019
A “Smart City” not just one full of the latest gadgets
November 4, 2019
SDP maintains leadership at party conference as it stands ready for GE
October 31, 2019
Prof Tommy Koh’s article on SG PMETS: My personal encounter on state of Qualified PMETS in Singapore
October 30, 2019
Clifford Theseira’s predicament sums up everything that’s wrong with the CPF system
October 30, 2019
CPF Board writes to SDP to seek contacts of retirees; SDP responds: We hope this is not just a PR exercise because of impending GE
October 25, 2019
The Way Forward – SDP outlines plans in manifesto for coming GE
September 28, 2019
Let’s Shake It Up! and create the biggest awareness campaign this nation has ever seen
September 28, 2019
The PAP wants political parties to refrain from using children. Got it
September 28, 2019
SDP repeats call for opposition parties to work together, youth wing to focus on engaging younger voters
August 4, 2019
SDP: Our education system in dire need of reform; shows how to do it
July 13, 2019
PAP continues to follow SDP’s lead in education reform as party set to launch transformative policy
July 6, 2019
SDP population policy: Hire S’poreans first, retrench S’poreans last
June 8, 2019
Heng thinking of 10m population; SDP says no, offers alternative immigration plan
May 31, 2019
SDP’s alternative healthcare plan will lessen financial burden on S’poreans
May 11, 2019
SDP to launch alternative plan that will make healthcare truly affordable for the people
May 2, 2019
Baey and students courageous for taking lead, Shanmugam cannot remain silent
April 27, 2019
The SDP deeply regrets Appeal Court’s decision
April 10, 2019
SDP proposes Non-Open Market flats to address HDB’s 99-year lease crisis
April 6, 2019
SDP’s answer to the HDB 99-year lease calamity
March 27, 2019
PAP feeling pressure from SDP: NTUC announces price-freeze
March 19, 2019
SDP launches 10-point plan to lower cost of living
March 16, 2019
Here’s how we can lower the cost of living: SDP’s policy launch
March 7, 2019
Ong Ye Kung adopts SDP’s proposal to abolish streaming
March 5, 2019
SDP accepts KCCV’s apology
February 26, 2019
SDP’s campaign message: Politics is about serving the people, not self-enrichment
February 24, 2019
SDP kicks off GE campaign: “We must find our nation’s heart again”
February 24, 2019
Breaking News: Campaign Kick-Off venue changed, management cancels again
February 22, 2019
Budget 2019 – When the party ends and the music stops playing…
February 19, 2019
Nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come: SDP’s GE Campaign Kick-Off 2019
January 31, 2019
SDP looks forward to working with Dr Tan’s new party
January 18, 2019
Lifelong Learning Institute cancels Dr Chee’s book launch venue at last minute
January 18, 2019
ST and TODAY ignore Court’s questioning of Hri Kumar’s “updating construction” argument
January 17, 2019
M-YT by-election hearing to be heard in Court of Appeal tomorrow
January 15, 2019
SDP renews commitment to bring positive change to Singapore
January 2, 2019
Singapore-Malaysia border dispute
December 10, 2018
Singapore needs bold, visionary leadership to face future but Heng provides none
November 26, 2018
Stop crackdown on alternative online news sites and return TOC equipment
November 23, 2018
Mr Goh should not mischaracterise what happened at Williams College
November 16, 2018
An amusing introduction in the midst of the ISD
November 8, 2018
SDP mourns passing away of former chairman Gandhi Ambalam
November 2, 2018
Transport-fare hike: PAP breaking election promise yet again
October 31, 2018
SDP warned about EIP and PAP’s racial politics years ago
October 8, 2018
SDP raises serious questions about Select Committee recommendations
September 22, 2018
SDP questions latest amendment to election rules regarding ballot boxes
September 17, 2018
SDP calls out out-of-touch and out-of-ideas PAP ministers
September 8, 2018
Poh Soo Kai: “I, for one, have chosen to support the SDP”
August 26, 2018
VERS and HIP II: More snake oil from PAP
August 21, 2018
Transcript of Chee Soon Juan’s SDP National Day Message 2018
August 19, 2018
Opposition parties express desire to cooperate; invite Tan Cheng Bock to lead effort
July 28, 2018
SDP brings opposition parties together to hear Pakatan Harapan experience
July 7, 2018
Water and electricity price hikes: Trust is not what you say, it’s what you do
July 4, 2018
SDP warning: Ensure structural safety of HDB blocks before injury or death results
June 29, 2018
SDP questioned the HSR-1MDB deal in 2016; PAP must be held accountable too
June 6, 2018
Careshield: Stop making public healthcare a profit-making business
June 1, 2018
SDP will continue to work towards common opposition platform
May 25, 2018
No need for another dialogue exercise, just keep promises from the last one
May 23, 2018
SDP congratulates the people of Malaysia
May 10, 2018
MYT by-election appeal: Why we must all continue to resist
April 23, 2018
Here’s why the judge is wrong on the M-YT by-election matter
April 20, 2018
Your HDB ticking time-bomb lease – there is a solution
April 17, 2018