Tag Archive: National Service

How To Show Appreciation To NSmen When Pioneer Generation Malays Were Discriminated In Or Excluded Altogether From National Service

The NS50 nationwide campaign has revived painful memories to many Malays of my generation. How do we take part in this campaign to show our appreciation of National Servicemen when many of us were not called up; and of the…
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‘Nomad’ Takes On National Service To Become Singapore Citizen, Achieves Golden Bayonet

By 16, he had lived in four different cities. But even then, Kyle Brendan Coughlan, an Irish-Singaporean who held dual citizenship, was certain he wanted to become a Singapore citizen. He did, two years later. Like all Singaporean men, Mr…
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When Will Ideals In Singapore Pledge Be Reality For Malay Singaporeans?

This is not a religious issue. It is about equality before the law. The desire to be treated equally before the law is imbedded in every human soul. It is a universal yearning. Even our Constitution refers to the inalienable…
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