Today, J B Jeyaretnam is laid to rest after a long struggle for democracy and human rights in Singapore. Looking back, we can now see what an inspirational life he led, his principles and idealism shining forth like a...
When it comes to the question of the chain of command in political matters, I am reminded of the 12th century story of Thomas Becket. Authoritarian leaders of nations these days don't like to get their hands dirty. Instead, they...
Farish Noor in Singapore shares with us his thoughts on a landmark general election. "Looking as the campaign as whole it can be said that the opposition parties have managed to build a wider support network than before. "Though...