Perspectives

This former Boys’ Town resident is now a full-time youth worker there. He shares why he went back.

Jai, 28, has been a youth worker for six years and counting.

September 10, 2022, 06:14 PM

S'pore teachers share why they still continue teaching despite the challenges

Teachers are also humans, they try their best.

September 04, 2022, 11:15 AM

Comment: Neighbours of hoarders live in constant anxiety over fire hazard, but what can be done?

The risk of loss of life and property is real.

September 04, 2022, 09:47 AM

Comment: Here's how the 377A repeal may actually help win over conservative voters

Marriage equality may be a campaign issue in the near future.

September 03, 2022, 07:48 PM

Advertising guru Pat Law: Repeal of 377A a move forward, opens doors for future LGBTQ+ folks to come out

Pat Law realised that she liked girls when she was 15. She reflects on how she came out to her mum and how it taught her that with the repeal of 377A, change can happen, but over time.

August 28, 2022, 07:45 PM

Should S’pore have an SAP university & polytechnic?

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

August 27, 2022, 10:24 AM

Joanna Dong felt freedom to pursue her passion in music after mum said 'don't worry about me'

Joanna Dong, 41, has been in the music industry for almost 17 years. The veteran shares why she has never regretted that choice, and how she’s learnt to adapt as the industry changes.

August 20, 2022, 01:05 PM

Should aspiring S'pore citizens be assessed by a jury of ordinary S’poreans?

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

August 20, 2022, 09:25 AM

Times are changing, workers must adapt, & NTUC needs to do more now: Ng Chee Meng

An open letter to all Singaporean workers from NTUC Secretary-General Ng Chee Meng.

August 14, 2022, 09:23 AM

S'pore's Chineseness makes Asean nations suspicious: Former foreign affairs minister George Yeo

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

August 13, 2022, 12:11 PM