Monthly Archives: November 2012

US election lesson: Dangers of the Opposition/PAP echo chambers

When Barack Obama won his 2nd term, I breathed a sigh of relief. At least the world is a safer place for another 4 more years. But perhaps I shouldn’t have been too concerned.¬†According to analysis of polling data, Obama … Continue reading

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Is SDP’s housing proposal ahead of its time?

It is an unfortunate reality of life that sometimes, good ideas are not adopted because the people are not ready for it. For example, no one would question anti-slavery laws today, but such laws would never have a chance of … Continue reading

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Well done SDP for your housing policy plan!

The SDP has released its 38-page housing policy proposal “Housing A Nation”, and they have certainly outdone themselves this time. SDP has proposed the creation of a new category of HDB flats known as “Non-Open Market”, and these flats would … Continue reading

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