A backgrounder on the situation in Singapore, periodically revised and updated. If you're new to Singapore politics/civil society, you can use this as a crash course!
tl;dr in case you don’t have time to read the whole thing: We, The Citizens is moving from Substack to Ghost. All content and subscribers, free and pai…
Kirsten Han
Last year, shortly after the general election in July, I began to notice people talking about “cancel culture” in Singapore. There were moderates who f…
Kirsten Han
I’m sorry that this week’s round-up is a day late! I had a long day on Friday—Zoom calls! Admin! Emails!—and then an early-ish start on Saturday, so co…
Kirsten Han
A guest issue by Singapore Climate Rally (SGCR)
Kirsten Han
In last week’s round-up, I asked you what you think of the salaries that mayors get. Over 200 of you responded: Why the mata-mata so free Firstly: welc…
Kirsten Han
On 16 February, the Singapore government announced a petrol hike, framed as a way to address climate change. Premium grade petrol went up by about 23%,…
Kirsten Han
Read in Solidarity Book Club, Week 2Hello! This week of the Read in Solidarity Book Club focuses on the practice of civil disobedience. Here are the recommended readings: Nafeez Ah…
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