Also: questions over the "outrageous" salaries of Singapore's five mayors
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Tweaking dormitory standards and donating to migrant rights groups aren't going to be enough to address the exploitation of migrant workers in Singapor…
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Read in Solidarity Book Club, Week 1Hello! This is the discussion thread for the first week of the Read in Solidarity book club, only open to Milo Peng Funders. This week’s topic i…
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Over at Samseng Zhabor, my newsletter of whimsy and musings, I’ve written about how I hoard books. Before we begin, a question Some of you might know t…
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Also: inequality in Singapore during COVID-19, a new Green Plan, and the fight for space for the arts
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On 1 February 2021, the military in Myanmar staged a coup. Claiming widespread electoral fraud in last November’s elections — allegations that were rej…
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I was going to write about the TraceTogether developments in this round-up, but had so much more to say that I ended up splitting it and sending it out…
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Wah lau eh, what a week. Between work deadlines and early morning workshops and sleep deprivation and the #FixSchoolsNotStudents protest and the invest…
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Last week I was still feeling guilty about not being very productive and then early this week work exploded in my face. And then there was protest and …
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Reflections on Singapore's drug policy.
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Yesterday, five Singaporeans — some students, some not — staged a very short-lived protest outside the Ministry of Education headquarters, against inst…
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Help me, I’ve got myself hooked on webtoons. I’m having such a hard time getting over the “New Year” holiday vibe and going back to work! 😫 Transphobi…
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