Daily Archives: 2011-04-10

MM Lee speaks again on Malay-Muslim integration

In January 2011, the Straits Times Press released the book, “Hard Truths To Keep Singapore Going”. The book is an account based on interviews by several Straits Times journalists with Minister Mentor (MM) Lee Kuan Yew. In the book, MM Lee spoke candidly about various issues facing Singapore, among which was the integration of Singapore’s Malay-Muslims into society. MM Lee’s …

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WP unveils manifesto and campaign slogan for GE

Bhavan Jaipragas / The average Singaporean understands the need to vote for non-ruling party Members of Parliament (MPs), says Ms Sylvia Lim, chairman of the Workers’ Party (WP). This is the general sentiment gathered by her party during its routine house visits, she explains. Ms Lim, who is also a non-constituency MP (NCMP), was speaking at the WP’s press conference …

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An Open Letter To the 7th Billion Person

Dear 7th Billion, Welcome to Planet Earth, our beloved blue marble. We have been expecting you to be born in the late 2011 or early 2012. I don’t know who you are, or where you will be born. Perhaps you are born in Asia, where the fastest growing population is. Probably Indian or Chinese. No matter where you are born, …

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