MOE’s CCE Lesson on the War Was Perfect—Almost.

Dive into the heart of controversy with our latest exploration: Singapore's Ministry of Education faces allegations of 'brainwashing' amidst the Israeli-Hamas conflict. Uncover the truth behind the educational materials, the outcry from parents, and the government's response. This article peels back the layers on civic education, national identity, and the quest for balance in a polarized world. Join us for a compelling analysis of Singapore's educational dilemma.

“Woke Women”: Making Too Much of the ‘Great Gender Divide’

With recent data showing a widening ideological gap between men and women, CNA tries to take the question much further in a ‘woke’ direction. We evaluate this and object to the way this is performed.

IPS Singapore Perspectives 2024: Welcome, Culture Wars

In a world where culture wars define nations, Singapore's recent debates echo the tumultuous American landscape, challenging traditional norms and redefining family and identity. As this article unveils the striking parallels and the potential for a societal shift, it beckons readers to explore how Singapore might navigate its own path amidst global currents. Will the Lion City redefine itself in the shadow of the American experience, or carve a unique narrative? Dive in to discover.

IPS Singapore Perspectives 2024: What’s all the fuss really about?

Want clarity on the whirlwind of controversy ignited by Senior Minister of State Dr. Janil Puthucheary's recent remarks on LGBTQ activism? This article delves into the fiery debate, dissecting media reactions, political repercussions, and societal implications. Understand the ripple effects through the conservative and LGBTQ communities and unravel the complexities of this heated discourse, where every word sparks a national conversation. Don't miss this incisive analysis at the intersection of policy, society, and activism.

Speaking Truth to Power: Archbishop Delivers Powerful Sermon to Singapore’s Political Elite

In his groundbreaking first sermon as archbishop delivered in the midst of sitting cabinet members, Dr. Chung challenges conventional norms, advocating for the integral role of religious insights in public governance and societal values. Read why religious insights should be part of our public discourse and how different faiths can collaboratively shape our societal values. Check out his unique perspective on how different faiths can collaboratively contribute to the moral fabric of society.

Swipe Over Substance: The Doomscrolling Dilemma and Longform Lost among Singapore’s Youth

Many amongst today’s youth have an addiction to disheartening news content; in a phenomenon characterised as doomscrolling. By over-engaging in negative news to seek control, these youth are missing out on longform, with negative implications for themselves and their communities. How can this be resolved?

Gaza Conflict 2023 – Part 1: Arguments For and Against the Israeli Position

On October 7, 2023, Hamas launched a severe attack against Israel, coinciding with a Jewish high holiday and resulting in significant Israeli casualties. Israel, citing its right to self-defense, responded with intense airstrikes in Gaza, leading to a high Palestinian death toll and a humanitarian crisis. The article contrasts Israel's view of Hamas as a terrorist group with counterarguments suggesting Israel's actions provoked the attacks. Highlighting the complexity of the conflict, it raises crucial questions about responsibility for the violence and the impact on civilians, setting the stage for further analysis in the ongoing saga of this deep-rooted conflict.

Gaza Conflict 2023 – Part 2: Arguments For and Against the Palestinian Position

In this exploration of the recent Gaza conflict, sparked by a Hamas attack this article examines the Palestinian case of lost rights and lands versus Israel's stance on self-defense and the necessity of its Gaza blockade. With international condemnation of both parties for potential war crimes, this piece compellingly presents the dichotomy of perspectives in this complex, deeply-rooted conflict, setting the stage for further in-depth analysis of the ethical and legal dimensions involved.

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