10 Distressing Migrant Worker Findings That Will Change How You See Them Forever

Deportation threats plague migrant workers, according to a study by SMU Singapore Management University (SMU) recently released an important study highlighting the mental and emotional distress faced by the migrant workers of Singapore. The study, which interviewed 801 South Asian workers in Singapore, rings serious alarm bells about the welfare of these low-wage...

Singaporeans Online Aren’t As Negative As You Might Believe

For every troll, there's a troll-slayer When it comes to the Internet and social media (and just life in general), there is a trend towards the negative, where bad stuff is amplified and good stuff, not so much. Hence most news reported is bad news, and consequently, so are the reactions. Yet,...

Singaporean Lawyer Write Handy Facebook Post For Muslims To ‘Own’ ISIS Problem

A guide to solving your Daesh issues Soon after Daesh (that's what we're calling ISIS now) claimed responsibility for the Paris Attacks, people started putting a filter of the French flag on their Facebook profile pictures in memoriam of victims. Then, lengthy commentaries started going viral across social media, in particular this one encouraging Muslims...

An Open Letter From Singapore To Donald Trump And Kim Jong-un

We're Done Being Your Little B*tch, Donald Dear Donald, How are you feeling? It must have been a tough week for you. Break-ups aren't easy, especially when they drag on for 60 years. At last, you get a chance to reconcile with Kim and talk about this silly spat over nuclear weapons. It's something...

Netizens’ Responses To Art Project On Hawker Centres Show That Singaporeans Are Too Money-Minded

Project to 'artsify' hawker centres derided by netizens A new project aiming to bring art to hawker centres by putting up murals and art installations has been criticized by netizens for wasting money. This project is jointly organised by the National Environment Agency and National Heritage Board in partnership with the National...

18-Year-Old Singaporean Silat Exponent Wins Gold, Sheds Tears On Podium

The Hero Who Cried Source On 14 June, upon stepping up on the podium as the Champion of the Pencak Silat Class F, Muhammad Nur Alfian Juma'en broke into tears after being overwhelmed by his feelings. Now known as the Hero who cried, we explain why Nur Alfian's tears and victory matters...

Calvin Cheng Claims That TRS Readers Are Law-Breakers

Calvin Cheng has discovered why people commit crimes Calvin Cheng was a Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP) for just two years: 18 July 2009 – 19 April 2011. However, he seems to have taken to the tag really well; his Facebook page URL is still http://www.facebook.com/calvinchengnmp, four years after having left the post. The fashion...

Singapore’s Education System Only Needs Some Tweaks, Rather Than A Entire Overhaul

The Singapore education system is still "unfixed" -- but is fixing required? The debate over education in Singapore has been raging for as long as anyone can remember. Recently, Dr Tony Wagner, an expert-in-residence at Harvard University’s Innovation Lab, suggested that Singapore's education system would only develop good test-takers and not innovators...

Was $433 Million In Potential Aid Wasted By Tote Board?

A look-through of the Tote Board's annual report MustShareNews is neither pro nor anti government, but we do believe in writing about things that people should know about. We previously did a piece on wastage of public funds, and we're now questioning whether the Tote Board is living up to its...

Khaw Boon Wan Comes Down Hard On Workers’ Party

The nasty consequences of unkempt financial accounts: Part 1 Parliament sittings always promise to be full of excitement and drama, especially with the presence of the opposition Workers' Party (WP). Who could forget the mouth-watering clash between WP chief Low Thia Khiang and PAP leader Lee Hsien Loong? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KghZmVwoanA WP has now...

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