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Singapore Press Holdings recently launched a book containing interviews with Lee Kuan Yew titled Hard Truths To Keep Singapore Going. In there are several references to homosexuality — an issue that has become a staple in our socio-political discourse and in fact a litmus test of Singapore’s maturity and secularism.
For the record, archived here are [...]
The repeal of Section 377A of the Penal Code turned out to be the leading issue of concern to LGBT citizens. Respondents had been asked to name their top three issues from among twelve (four LGBT-related and eight non-LGBT-related), and 48.5 percent of them included repeal among their top three concerns.
In second place was legal [...]
Do lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender voters have exactly the same concerns as the general public? Are there concerns that are important to the community, yet are neglected by political parties vying for votes?
A general election is widely expected in Singapore sometime in the next 6 - 12 months. LGBT citizens will have as much [...]