Tag: PJ Thum

Petitioning for PJ Thum – An Open Letter

By: Obbana Rajah There has been an open letter addressed to the chairman of the Select Committee on fake news, MP Charles Chong, in the defence of Dr Thum Ping Tjin and academic freedom. Academics and professors from various universities around the world have signed the...

Why Not PJ Thum for NMP?

By: Obbana Rajah Four days ago, popular blogger Xiaxue or Wendy Cheng announced that she would be running for Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP). Since she has decided to throw her name into the mix, here are a few other possible candidates who could run...

Calvin Cheng On The Case of Shanmugam v. Thum

By: Obbana Rajah Former Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP) Calvin Cheng took to Facebook yesterday to offer his views on the almost 6-hour long discussion between Minister for Law and Home Affairs, K Shanmugam and Historian Thum Ping Tjin. Cheng started off his post by explaining...