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Daily Archives: 2012-05-12

Support and recreation crucial for our seniors to lead meaningful lives

~ By Raymond Anthony Fernando ~ The National University Health System experts who carried out a study on the elderly in Singapore (see the Sunday Times report “Lonely and depressed elderly cause for worry”- ST 6th May 2012) came out with some good news and some bad news.  The elderly the study revealed are living longer and healthier. That’s the …

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Are Singaporeans too easily offended?

~ By Tim Smith ~ Singaporeans have begun a crusade. Not against tyranny, or oppression, or privilege. In fact, this crusade, as far as anyone can tell, is against ever having to feel offended. And this crusade is leading more and more Singaporeans to seek out offensive content, so that they may destroy it. Let me begin with the case of …

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