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

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