Singapore’s media laws are already third world, why make it worse?

S$50,000 bond for anyone who writes a blog on current affairs, Cooling Off day, communication stop order, 24-hour take-down notice. Singapore's existing media censorship...

Law Minister K Shanmugam: Banning foreign news is good for society

In an interview with state media TodayOnline, Law Minister K Shanmugam said that new censorship laws banning foreign news media is good for society. "(Censorship) could...

Minister Edwin Tong: Fake news law will apply to Facebook comments, blogs and emails

In a state media interview with propaganda mouthpiece TodayOnline yesterday (Oct 27), Senior Minister of State Edwin Tong threatened to take actions against Singaporeans...

All Singapore Stuff editor Farhan may have been arrested

According to a source received by STR, the chief editor of popular tabloid news website All Singapore Stuff (ASS) may have been arrested. The...

BBC survey confirms Fake News is rampant in Singapore

According to a survey conducted by BBC Global News, 84% of the Singaporeans surveyed are concerned about fake news. This result is however not...

Minister Janil Puthucheary suggests Death Penalty for fake news

Senior Minister of State for Communications and Information Janil Puthucheary on Monday (Mar 12) suggested to impose the death penalty for the sharing of...

Singapore publishes new propaganda website Rice Media

After the failure and closure of The Middle Ground and Singapolitics, the Singapore government has published a new tabloid-style propaganda website for Singaporeans. Named...

K Shanmugam to Facebook: I am the Legislation and Court Order

Angered by Facebook executive's opposition to new censorship laws, Law Minister K Shanmugam outright claimed that he is the legislation and court order "If falsehood...

Straits Times: Work with Australian government to arrest States Times Review Alex Tan

As part of the government's next move to shut down independent news websites, state media Straits Times invited a right-wing academic from a little-known...

States Times Review to shut down

Dear readers, Following recent political development in Singapore, the dictatorship is likely to take down States Times Review on false charges of propagating fake news...

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Ignorance is not a virtue

I was born in a society where I often hear "ignorance is bliss". In Singapore, I hear the same phrase from the teachers when...