Tag: Race

IPS Study: 2 in 3 Malays and 3 in 5 Indians have faced discrimination at some point while applying for jobs

By Gaurav Sharma While 33% Malays said that they have never faced racial discrimination in Singapore when applying for a job, 19% said they faced it rarely, 28% sometimes, 12% often and 8% said they always faced it. For Indians, these percentages are: 40% never,...

Race relations 1: School for colour-blindness

Glenn Lim
A Singapore race relations survey showed fewer than half the respondents had a close friend from another race. Since children make friends at school, the solution is obvious By Glenn Lim People like comfort zones. That is why they are called comfort zones. So the results...

Race relations 2: Once an ethnic minority…

Tang Li
Life abroad as an outsider can help one understand what ethnic minorities go through By Tang Li I spent a good part of my life as an “ethnic minority.” From the age of 11, all the way to 19, home was a small market town in...