Daily Archives: 2016-07-31

    LRT sped past three stations non-stop with passengers at Bukit Panjang LRT line
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    A passenger recalls the harrowing experience of how a Light-Rail Train at the Bukit Panjang LRT line sped past three stations on Thursday (28 July) and could not be stopped by the emergency stop button found in the cabin. Ms Jacqueline Bong was Read More

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    NUS students disappointed with suspension of all student-organised orientation
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    G Spot, a group of student who promote diversity and inclusivity, has come together with Gender Collective, an inclusive social group for people of all gender and sexual identities, to sign a statement of concern regarding the suspension of all student-organised freshmen activities. The suspension Read More

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    Proposed bill on Contempt of Court will further entrench self-censorship in Singapore
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    On 30 July, Community Action Network was invited to speak at an event “Protecting our judiciary and free speech” at the Singapore Management University. This is an excerpt of the speech. In the last 5 years, the government has clamped down on freedom Read More

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    Zulfikar Shariff’s Arrest and The Seeds of Terror
    By Ariffin Sha Published on by Ariffin Sha 0

    Zulfikar Shariff’s arrest under the Internal Security Act (ISA) came as a surprise to many, but not all. There were many warning signs, even from a decade ago. To me, at least, it is a wonder how he got away with such things Read More

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