Tag: Ethnicity

Nas Daily opens up on Singapore’s lack of segregation: I hope this video makes you angry

Singapore – Nuseir Yassin, popularly known as Nas in his social media handles, has taken on a different approach for his latest video. Amidst criticisms that his videos tackle difficult topics with a simplistic and somewhat insensitive and aggressive approach, he focuses on segregation...

Lessons from Myanmar

Assoc Prof Eugene Tan is a faculty in the School of Law at the Singapore Management University. He researches and teaches ethnic conflict regulation. Tan went to Myanmar recently to attend the nation's first interreligious peace conference. He spoke on Singapore's experience in managing ethnic relations. The...

Race and Sports — a better mix?

By Augustine Low Chinese play basketball and table tennis, Malays play football and sepak takraw, and Indians gravitate towards hockey and cricket. Racial dominance and racial imbalance in sports is nothing new. So it was somewhat surprising when Football Association of Singapore President Zainudin Nordin told MediaCorp’s...