Tag: brownface

Malaysian Mandopop singer Choo Hao Ren apologises for brownface ad

Singapore—Another celebrity has landed in hot soup for using brownface in a recent video. This time, it's Malaysian musician Choo Hao Ren. Mr Choo’s video featured...

K Shanmugam berates Muslim religious teacher and Preetipls for racist, xenophobic comments

The Minister for Law and Home Affairs (MHA) K Shanmugam announced on Friday (Feb 7) that he had asked the MHA to look into...

Grace Fu says she personally did not find anything problematic with “brownface” ad given...

Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, Grace Fu, told a crowd of about 300 students yesterday (10 Dec) that she personally did not find anything...

Dennis Chew apologizes for Brownface ad—”I am deeply sorry”

Singapore—Dennis Chew, who starred in the advertisement that sparked the recent controversy on race, broke his silence and spoke up about the issue, offering...

Singapore Kindness Movement Sec-Gen issues ‘unreserved’ apology for 2 race-related articles in The Pride

Singapore — In the light of the recent discussion over racism because of a NETS Pay advertisement as well a video released in reaction...

K Shanmugam and other MPs condemn Preetipls’ video, calling it “vulgar” and “unacceptable”

Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam, Senior Minister of State Janil Puthucheary, Minister of State for the Ministry of National Development & Ministry...

Mediacorp apologises for racially insensitive E-Pay “Brownface ad,”

Singapore – Singapore is in a festive mood for its upcoming 54th birthday, with promotions being introduced by retailers and service providers but it...
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