5 Questions with Top Party Leaders

The Straits TimesSingapore GE2020: Four party leaders answer 5 questions on key election issues in ST video seriesYuen Sin7 July 2020 They are the top leaders and the face of their political parties. Watch PM Lee Hsien Loong, WP's Pritam Singh, PSP's Tan Cheng Bock and SDP's Chee Soon Juan tell you why their parties … Continue reading 5 Questions with Top Party Leaders

Raffles Stole Singapore

The Spectator How Raffles stole the jewel of Singapore Alex Colville 27 January 2018 The true founder of Singapore, the humane and diplomatic William Farquhar, has for centuries been unjustly eclipsed by his bullying, reckless superior BOOK REVIEW: William Farquhar and Singapore: Stepping out from Raffles’ Shadow Nadia H. Wright Entrepot Publishing (Malaysia), pp.258, £27.91 … Continue reading Raffles Stole Singapore

Yale psychologist John Bargh: ‘Politicians want us to be fearful. They’re manipulating us for their own interest’

The Guardian Yale psychologist John Bargh: ‘Politicians want us to be fearful. They’re manipulating us for their own interest' Decca Aitkenhead 8 December 2017 Don’t make the mistake of thinking you have free will – a book by a US academic has analysed the unconscious, evolutionary instincts driving modern society and the results are a … Continue reading Yale psychologist John Bargh: ‘Politicians want us to be fearful. They’re manipulating us for their own interest’

Trump Supporters React to Amos Yee

Mothership.Sg Trump supporters welcome Amos Yee with open arms, finds out what he said, doesn’t want him anymore Thet Nyi Nyi 28 March 2017 Amos Yee was recently granted asylum in America. This has prompted comments from all quarters, including a passive-aggressive statement from the Ministry of Home Affairs. Well, one subsection of America that … Continue reading Trump Supporters React to Amos Yee

The Imam Issue: A Look at the Singapore Muslim Community

The Online Citizen The Singapore Muslim Community and the Imam Issue Kamaludeen Mohamed Nasir 6 March 2017 It is well-known that Singapore is a multi-religious society. The 2014 report by Pew named our city-state as the most religiously diverse among the 232 countries studied. What is assumed in this discourse is that all religions are … Continue reading The Imam Issue: A Look at the Singapore Muslim Community

Singapore Palestinian Film Festival 2017: Adela Foo

Doyenne.Sg The Singapore Palestinian Film Festival 2017: Adela Foo Lee Ying Ying Organiser of the Singapore Palestinian Film Festival 2017, Adela Foo, sheds some light on war-torn Palestine and what drew her towards the region. More than two years after the war, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict left its citizens displaced and unable to resume their daily … Continue reading Singapore Palestinian Film Festival 2017: Adela Foo