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There is no need to demonize Singlish

There is no need to demonize Singlish

So I’ve been thinking about the standard English versus Singlish debate and questioning the government’s assumption that for some people at least, speaking Singlish “crowds out” or limits their ability to master standard English. It’s an alluring and plausible assumption, but I’m not sure... 

Lawrence Khong: #Wearwhite on 4th Jun to preserve pro-family Singapore!

Lawrence Khong: #Wearwhite on 4th Jun to preserve pro-family Singapore!

We.Wear.White | Saturday, June 4 | Sunday, June 5 Why Wear White? Because it is a pro-Family, pro-Government, pro-Singapore message! 1. It is a message to our Government that we fully support its pro-Family policies. We reinforce the important role of Family in nation-building. Guó Jiā. Guó means country. Jiā means family.... 

Amnesty International strongly condemns the sudden execution of Kho Jabing

Amnesty International strongly condemns the sudden execution of Kho Jabing

Amnesty International strongly condemns the sudden execution of Kho Jabing, undertaken with shameful haste. The rushed execution, that occurred mere hours after his final appeal was rejected, marked a cruel and inhuman end to Kho Jabing’s life after a six year legal battle in the courts. Kho Jabing, a Malaysian national,... 

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