Tag: Patriotism

GHUI WRITES – Patriotism is showing that we care

By Ghui I would imagine that it has been a busy few weeks for the government's PR arm. From Benjamin Lim's tragic suicide to Dominique Sarron Lee's unfortunate death, questions have been asked of the government's policies in relation to National Service, school cooperation with...

A dubious survey leads to verbal snipes

A survey based on dubious criteria has put Malaysia in front of Singapore in military strength with a couple of Malaysia’s mainstream newspapers giving it some play. In Singapore, AsiaOne and The Real Singapore picked up the story, prompting almost 100 shares and 300 comments...

Stayers and quitters, patriots and opportunists

By Augustine Low A Malaysian Chinese daily has just reported that it carried out a survey which shows that 87 per cent of Malaysians working in Singapore are not interested in taking up citizenship here because “all they want was to earn ‘Sing’ dollars,” and...