Monthly Archives: April 2012

Efficient Government versus Democracy: a model essay

Consider the view that efficient government is more important than democracy. by Steven Ooi, GP & English tutor B.A. (First Class Honours), National University of Singapore Democracy is a word and an idea that whips up a great deal of … Continue reading

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To really appreciate how technology has changed our lives…

Talk to people who lived in the days when there were no laptops, tablets or personal computers. I find that many GP students, being digital natives who grew up with the Internet and mobile phone, don’t truly appreciate how profound … Continue reading

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Politics and the GP student

Hey there GP students, If any (or maybe almost all) of you think that politics is boring, you should read these two articles about the spectacular fall of one of China’s most prominent politicians — the man described as a “rock star … Continue reading

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