Why we shouldn’t simply ban lies and xenophobia.

It's a real shame that The Real Singapore has been effectively banned by the MDA. Now, I'm no supporter of TRS. I think the articles it posts are stridently anti-foreigner, filled with falsehoods, and designed to mislead. I've also fallen victim to its questionable editorial tactics - when I was still chairperson of Raffles Press, …

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The Price of Denying Paid Maternity Leave

You want more paid maternity leave? Then get married. That’s the government’s reason for why single mothers currently receive half the paid leave that married mums have. Alright then, that sounds eminently reasonable. Why can’t single mothers just pop down to their neighbourhood Husband Store, browse through the catalogue of eligible bachelors, and get married? …