Kirsten Han

Experience of being followed or surveilled is “very well-known among some opposition politicians and activists”

On Wednesday (19 Jul), Workers’ Party Secretary-General Pritam Singh confirmed the resignation of both the party’s senior members, Mr Leon…

Kirsten Han raises concerns over RISJ’s 2023 Digital News Report and its lack of context about Singapore’s media landscape

Singaporean freelance journalist and activist, Kirsten Han, took to Twitter this past Thursday to express her concerns about the portrayal…

The first execution notice of 2023

by Kirsten Han Rocky, a fellow member of the Transformative Justice Collective, called in the afternoon. “I have some bad…

Activist Kirsten Han: Publisher voluntarily recalls book after complaints of racist content, while authorities interrogate minorities for calling out racism

When a publisher in Singapore has voluntarily recalled a “problematic book” from retail stores over readers’ complaints about its racist…

Kirsten Han: Singaporeans “hyper-focused on pragmatic policy changes” with the tendency to ignore “values, principles, and rights”

A survey carried out by The Straits Times and consumer research firm Milieu Insight revealed that Singaporeans are willing to “pay…

Why invoke POFMA when a simple Facebook post will do the trick?

On 22 January 2020, the Minister of Home Affairs (MHA) issued a Correction Direction under POFMA against The Online Citizen…

4 executions set to take place within a span of 48 hours in Singapore — including one on Wednesday morning.

Update (1.01pm on 26 October 2018) – TOC understands that the total number of executions this week stands at 4…