New Way To Serve NS?

So what’s new? A slew of initiatives have just been announced and they are aimed at tackling a slew of technical issues facing Bukit Panjang LRT. It sounds as if the system has been running…

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Racism Or Terrorism

A stranger walks into a place of worship, interrupts a congregation and starts arguing with everyone about their interpretation of the scriptures. When asked to leave, he pulls out a gun and starts shooting, killing…


Old Home, New Home

“Hakka were considered intruders who could not share in the worship of local idols. Therefore, they satisfy themselves with worshipping their ancestors within their community … they cultivate a strong in-group feeling. In preparation for…


Efficiency Over Integrity

Bad service. Something all too common in a country that used to pride itself with excellent service and an exquisite, world-renowned airline. I’ve bloggged about it on a few occasions, but my experience changing to…


Redirecting Compassion

Minister for Social and Family Development Tan Chuan-Jin said that while many civic-minded and compassionate Singaporeans organise overseas missions to help the less fortunate there, we should not forget the underprivileged in our own backyard….

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Something Old & Something New

So what’s new? The newsPAPers finally say that not all degrees are equal. They call it a hard truth, but that’s not the theme of that report. The whole article sounds more like an annoying…


Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

I’m not a very big fan of this government, but some people really need to think before they criticise. First of all, is it cruel to chase away starving Rohingya refugees facing imminent death? Yes….

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Off The Grid?

I had a strange dream before May Day last night. I dreamed that I was a worker in a factory and my boss, Mr Say Swee Swee had gathered workers for an urgent May Day…