The Online Citizen

Tag "ISA"

    In Memory of Dr Lim Hock Siew

In Memory of Dr Lim Hock Siew

By Teo Soh Lung / Image from screen-grab of banned video featuring Dr Lim Hock Siew, produced by Martyn See “I am not interested in saving Lee Kuan Yew’s face.

11 comments Read Full Article
    Not forgetting 21 May 1987 and its relevance today

Not forgetting 21 May 1987 and its relevance today

By Teo Soh Lung Today at dawn, 27 years ago, plain clothes policemen climbed over my garden gate and started banging on the glass door. Rudely awakened by the loud

6 comments Read Full Article
    Lim Chin Siong was wrongfully detained

Lim Chin Siong was wrongfully detained

By Dr. Thum Ping Tjin Lim Chin Siong co-founded the People’s Action Party (PAP) in 1954 with Lee Kuan Yew. His intellect, leadership, and legendary oratory skills enabled him to

13 comments Read Full Article

A renewed call from the past to abolish ISA.

By Terry Xu How would you feel if Workers’ Party Candidate Lee Li Lian was arrested shortly after her victory

Read Full Article

TOC Exclusive: Teo Soh Lung – In her own words (part one)

Teo Soh Lung gives readers an exclusive look at her activities before her detention under the ISA.

102 comments Read Full Article

Passion for activism extinguished…but not for long

TOC’s Gerald Giam speaks to ex-ISA detainee, Tan Tee Seng.

89 comments Read Full Article

No beatings and torture under ISA

  There are no beatings or torture. There have been no deaths. Ambassador Chan Heng Chee, Embassy of Singapore in

37 comments Read Full Article

1987 “Marxist Conspiracy”? People are just “jealous”, says letter to ST forum

Letter to ST forum page says it’s better for “a few” to do time than “have the nation destroyed”.

85 comments Read Full Article

“Operation Spectrum was political rape”

Was the “Marxist Conspiracy” truth or propaganda?

60 comments Read Full Article