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REFSA Rojak: Crisps of the Week (25-31 Jan)

REFSA Rojak: Crisps of the Week (25-31 Jan)

On ballooning deficits, press freedom and the contentious Education Blueprint.

REFSA Rojak: Crisps of the Week (27 Apr – 3 May)

REFSA Rojak: Crisps of the Week (27 Apr – 3 May)

The crunch on police brutality, gagged press, minimum wage and the parting of two airlines.

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Petition calling for the immediate release of Alan Shadrake

Petition calling for the immediate release of Alan Shadrake

A day after Alan Shadrake’s book “Once A Jolly Hangman” was launched in Singapore, he was arrested, detained and interrogated. The verdict of his trial is expected on 28 October 2010. If found guilty Alan faces up to 2 years imprisonment. He is 76 years-old and suffers from serious medical problems.

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The Other Column That Wasn’t

This article was to be published in Sin Chew Jit Poh on the 9th March 2010. Instead it fell victim to the oft-wielded Printing Presses and Publications Act 1984, which incidentally is the subject of this spiked article.

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