Tag Archives: Smear Campaign

GE2020: MSM Smears Peoples Voice Party Lim Tean Over Bankruptcy Claims

The 158th state media published a story about Peoples Voice Party (PVP) Secretary-General Lim Tean facing two bankruptcy applications over $1.45 million. Later that night, Lim Tean responded to this smear article with a Facebook post "When You Fear, You Smear!". Lim Tean rubbished ST's claims about him about to become bankrupted, clarifying that "Let me make it clear. I am not going to be bankrupted, and it is total rubbish that I owe $1 450 000!" He even shared how ST faked that they tried calling him for comments because he never received any calls or queries.

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GE2020: Smear Campaign Started Against Pritam Singh And Alfian Sa’at

With the General Elections being called soon, it appears that the PAP has started smear campaigns against opposition party members. During the Budget debate on 5 June, Pritam Singh said Singapore should be fortunate that we have citizens who are “loving critics”. Even though Pritam Singh did not name any specific person, Tan Wu Meng inferred that Pritam Singh had spoken in support of Alfian Sa'at. Tan Wu Meng then took this opportunity to smear Pritam Singh who had supposedly voiced support for Alfian Sa'at. Tan Wu Meng asked if Pritam Singh still thinks Alfian Sa'at is a "loving critic" of Singapore based on selected screenshots of Alfian's comments, and went a step further to accuse Pritam Singh of being a "loving critic" himself if he supports Alfian.

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PAP SUPPORTER: STOP ALL PERSONAL ATTACKS & BUILD TRUST INSTEAD

A reader has submitted an email from a PAP supporter who expressed his concern about the politicking that the PAP has been engaging in recently. This comes in the wake of several personal attacks launched against political superstar Mr Chee Soon Juan. Is this a sign that even PAP supporters are getting tired of the party's smear tactics?

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WP’S GENTLEMANLY RESPONSE TO POISON PEN LETTER: “WE WELCOME SCRUTINY”

In a Workers' Party (WP) press conference today, Central Executive Council member Png Eng Huat addressed the political controversy caused by a poison pen letter against the WP's newly introduced candidate, Associate Professor Daniel Goh, who was accused of having an extra-marital affair with a student while he was teaching at the sociology department in the National University of Singapore. This allegation came a day after Dr Goh was introduced on Wednesday as a potential candidate for this upcoming General Elections.

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