Tag: discrimination against gay people

Ong Ye Kung says there is no discrimination of the LGBTQ community here

Yesterday, Education Minister Ong Ye Kung said that there is no discrimination against the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community "at work, housing (and) education" here in Singapore. After India’s move to repeal the law banning gay sex, there has been a push...

Local DJ challenges Section 377A

Local DJ Mr Johnson Ong Ming, 43, and goes by the stage name DJ Big Kid, filed his challenge against Singapore’s Section 377A of the Penal Code — which criminalises sex between two men - on Monday. This was four days after India's Supreme Court...

Singapore’s anti-gay law will remain until social attitudes change, PM Lee

Speaking to Stephen Sackur on a wide range of topics, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has indicated that he is prepared to live with the Section 377A (the law which criminalises gay men) until social attitudes change. Sackur asked Mr Lee for his personal views...

Mother with gay sons speaks up

"I am quite sure we are not in the majority. We will never be. I have two gay sons. I am divorced from their father. So that's my family. It is as real as any family in Singapore. To tell me this is not...