“Sinkie pwn Sinkie” is a very real summary of our crab mentality as an entire society.
The Joseph Schooling Saga: Singapore’s Own Goal
Amanda Lim and Joseph Schooling’s drug consumption saga has brought to the foreground of public debate the existence of Singapore’s extraterritorial law governing drug consumption.
We Should Legalize Cannabis In Singapore
By Zen — Our national swimmers Joseph Schooling and Amanda Lim made the news when they admitted to using cannabis while they were in Hanoi for the 2022 SEA Games….
Singapore Activists: Singapore’s Drug Laws Are Stupid!
Joseph Schooling did not even commit an offence, say activists. They see no reason the drug is not legal in Singapore.
We Must Stand With Joseph Schooling!
Just last night (30 Aug), news about Joseph Schooling getting punished for cannabis consumption broke the internet. Together with fellow national swimmer Amanda Lim, the duo took cannabis in May…
Are Singapore’s Sportsmen One-hit Wonders?
By Zen — This is a curse that must end! Singapore was shocked when we saw the news that our national badminton player Loh Kean Yew failed to defend his title…
The Government Should Let Athletes Defer NS To Train!
Remember Ben Davis, who made the news in 2019 for defaulting NS to pursue soccer? Remember how our government refused to let him defer NS even though this guy really…
To PAP: Serving the People Is Not About Dollars and Cents
PAP ministers should walk the talk when they say that recognition of citizens is not about dollars and cents. Edwin Tong recently said that the Government’s support for elite athletes…
Why No Live Broadcast for Loh Kean Yew on National TV?
Can the government not afford the broadcast on national TV? Is our Singapore athlete unworthy of air time?
Paralympian Yip Pin Xiu Wins Gold But Gov Fails to Ensure Fair Reward
Back in 2008, the issue about disparity between the reward for a gold medal in the Olympics ($1,000,000) compared to the Paralympics ($100,000) was raised in Parliament by then-NMP Eunice Olsen. The…