Articles: Feature Blogs

Silenced, defenceless

24 April 2009


This piece was posted by http://cavalierio.blogspot.com. We reproduce it here as our feature blog.


I found an island in your arms,
a country in your eyes,
arms that chain, eyes that lie.
Break on through to the other side.


                          - Jim Morrison

The Public Order Act is not just about maintaining our racial and religious "harmony". Harmony can be maintained, if it must, with the existing laws, as they always have been maintained, with a grip so ironical that one wonders if our vaunted "harmony" even exists.

The Devil, Chua Lee Hoong & Harry Lee

16 August 2008

WILLAM GOLDING was a Nobel Prize-winning author. His most famous work is Lord of the Flies, a novel which I studied for my GCE O-level Literature exams many years ago. The title is actually a reference to the Hebrew name Beelzebub (literally, "god of the fly", "Lord of Flies"), a name sometimes used as a synonym for Satan.

An interview with a friend of SDP

22 June 2008


Recently, a friend of SDP, Mr Seelan Palay, was interviewed by Mr Andrew Loh of The Citizen Online about human rights and activism in Singapore. We post his interview below.

The mathematics of elections

11 April 2008

In this segment, we feature blogs that carry insightful and considered posts. This week we highlight The Mathematics of Elections by Alex Au (14 Mar 08) in yawningbread.org

Post-modern authoritarian Singapore

26 March 2008

In this segment, we feature blogs that carry insightful and considered posts. This week we highlight Post-Modern Authoritarian Singapore by Ng E-Jay in Sgpolitics.net