The Big Read: High time to talk about racism, but Singapore society ill-equipped after decades of treating it as taboo

19/6/2021 9:00:00 AM

The Big Read: High time to talk about racism, but Singapore society ill-equipped after decades of treating it as taboo

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The key issue is fear that the govt will penalise them and the media will misquote them and they cld lose their jobs or create an unsafe situation. Ie. There are forces making it a taboo topic. Some of us can ignore those forces and speak up, some let the hurt sink them.

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The Big Read in short: Yes, let’s talk about racism. But how?Each week, TODAY’s long-running Big Read series delves into the trends and issues that matter. This week, we look at racism in Singapore and what needs to be done about it. This is a shortened version of the full feature. We can't talk abt racism till we have lots more born and bred Singaporean-Indians/Malays/Eurasians/Hybrids in top notch jobs here. This ensures the conversation is about us, not books, and all the old hurt and pain is lifted and lives improve....

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