Michelle Chong and her elitist privilege

Michelle Chong recently took to Facebook asking why Singaporeans are so unmotivated these days, and that no one actually takes pride in their work. I cringed when I read...

BMW driver make elderly pump attendant pay for his petrol

Dear Caltex, I earlier witnessed an incident at Caltex Tampines Ave 8 @2pm on 14 April and it filled me with such indignation that it prompted me to write this to...

Neighbourhood school students given hands-down building to study

Neighbourhood school students from Fajar Secondary, Pei Chun Public and Nan Hua Primary are now using hands-down buildings to conduct classes as the Singapore Education Ministry (MOE) aim to...

Minister Grace Fu: Singaporeans also do not know how to behave on the train

In a state media interview with Straits Times, Culture Minister Grace Fu said that some Singaporeans are unhappy with foreigners when they do not follow social norms, but Singaporeans...

Reuters: Singapore foreign workers earn S$18 a day, S$3 an hour for overtime

According to Reuters's interview with a Bangladeshi construction worker in Singapore, he earned only S$18 a day and S$3 an hour for overtime. The foreign worker also borrowed S$17,000...

Minister K Shanmugam: Ignore critics, they are too ideological

Speaking at a Red Cross event yesterday (Apr 21), Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam denied that trust in the PAP government has declined and claimed that the...

Minister Koh Poh Koon: Elderly collect newspaper because they want to protect the environment

In his latest Facebook featuring himself carrying a trolley load of newspaper, Minister of State Koh Poh Koon commented that the Singaporean elderly collect newspaper because they want to...

“This won’t happen in Japan”

A photo of a notice put up at a Singapore shopping mall warning workers not to use a mall toilet sparked outrage on Facebook. The discriminatory notice threatened a...

Minister Tharman: Inequality is your personal responsibility, not government’s

In an interview with state media Straits Times yesterday (Jan 31), Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam defended Singapore's extreme income inequality. When compared to OECD nations, Singapore have the...

Minister Sam Tan: Old people have nothing to do for retirement so they choose...

Minister of State for Manpower Sam Tan yesterday (July 29) told state media CNA that old people in Singapore have nothing to do for retirement and so they choose...

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Epilogue

The past week has been heartening to read that many Singaporeans have expressed disappointment in the shut down of States Times Review. I have been...

STR to shut down

The States Times Review website has been blocked under false charges of "fake news" and "criminal defamation" laid by the Singapore dictatorship.   As such, the...

Law Minister K Shanmugam threatens 2 years jail for “Criminal Defamation”

Singapore's Law Minister K Shanmugam has gone to the local state media threatening that the articles published by States Times Review is "criminal defamation"....