Playwright Alfian Sa’at unpacks ‘ironic racism’ and the @sharonliew86 account

Singapore—In a Facebook post on Wednesday (June 9), playwright Alfian Sa’at tackled the complexity surrounding the “sharonliew86” Twitter account.  Earlier this week, one of the men who had started the account, 35-year-old Zainal Abidin Shaiful Bahari, was given a three-week jail sentence for racially offensive tweets posted in 2019 and 2020. The “sharonliew86” account had … Continue reading Playwright Alfian Sa’at unpacks ‘ironic racism’ and the @sharonliew86 account