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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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