Daily Archives: 2013-07-22

    The Unofficial history of the poor in Singapore? (Part 4)
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:37 pmBy Leong Sze Hian and Roy Ngerng This part 4 of the “Unofficial history of the poor in Singapore” brings us to two topics which are bankruptcy and medical assistance from the state. History of Bankruptcy Read More

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    Yet Another Layer of Murky Control?
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    Our Internet policies and our attitude towards foreigners are inextricably linked. Our need for foreign investment and immigrants has been defended countless times by the government. The stance the government has taken towards the Internet and towards these peaceful protests therefore seems incongruous. It leads me to think that this is an attempt to control errant Singaporeans who may either influence other Singaporeans through the world wide web or who may be emboldened by the dissatisfaction expressed in Malaysia to similarly express their discontent within Singapore’s borders Read More…

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