Daily Archives: 2013-04-17

    The unofficial history of the poor in S’pore? (Part 2)
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:38 pmBy Leong Sze Hian Recap: In Part 1, we ended off with “Comment: Fast forward to today – ComCare receives 70,000 applications for financial assistance in 1 year against less than 4,000 in 1999!” S & Read More

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    Skeletons in the Closet: A Legal Response to s.377A
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    Sent in via Readers’ Contribution NOTE: This is a strictly legal response to s.377A, transcending the pointless clutter of morality, religion, liberty, discrimination, etc, which so many have assumed to have a place in judicial reasoning. Briefly, arguments about equality and discrimination do Read More

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    Gambling, Charity and Worthy Causes
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    Dr Yuen Chung Kwong A recent article http://www.theonlinecitizen.com/2013/04/tote-board-donated-400m-gardens-bay/ discussed the financial contribution towards Gadens by the Bay from lottery and horse racing income. It is also useful to remember an even larger contribution from the same source towards Esplanade, Theatres on the Bay Read More

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