Monthly Archives: April 2015

Essay Contest – “My Singapore, My Future”

supports THEONLINECITIZEN ACCOUNCEMENT APRIL 24 2015 In conjunction with the 50th anniversary of Singapore’s nationhood, The Opinion Collaborative Ltd is organising an essay contest for Singaporeans to express their hopes and aspirations for the future of their nation. Themed “My … Continue reading

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Well done, National Arts Council!

By Tan Wah Piow I had a pleasant and surreal experience last week as I sat at a table surrounded by fellow Singaporeans discussing some of the recently published books in Singapore. It was almost like ‘coming home’ remarked one … Continue reading

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Mahathir’s Malignant Legacy

By Mariam Mocktar Confusing the minds of the Malays is former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s forté. He plays on their insecurities, much like a cat plays with a mouse before pouncing on it. The predatory cat will bat … Continue reading

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Attack on Aisyah proves stupidity

By Mariam Mocktar It takes a brave Malay woman to say what the whole nation is thinking, and it is amazing how many Malay men cannot wait to show the world the ugly face of the Malay psyche. The threats … Continue reading

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Lee Kuan Yew’s Death will set the people free

By Tan Wah Piow In life, Lee Kuan Yew’s sole concern was to be feared by his countrymen. He was so spectacularly successful in this pursuit that by the time of his death, he was left with no cohorts, only … Continue reading

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