May 9, 2011 § 4 Comments
Short montage of footage I happened to catch while there with my camera to shoot some photos. Also, shitty sound quality, just FYI.
May 9, 2011 § 2 Comments
And so, the end of the 2011 General Elections marks the beginning of our political awakening. The next five years is a crucial time in which we cannot allow ourselves to fade back into the apathy that our generation has been branded with for the past decades.
Some may have been disappointed with the outcome of this GE. Some people may have expected more. But I believe where we are at this elections is a comfortable and gradual transition to change. Our society is maturing, but we are not ready for an overnight revolution, neither should we be wishing for one. « Read the rest of this entry »
April 30, 2011 § Leave a Comment
Am I particularly well-informed in the sphere of politics? No. Politically apathetic? Hard to be in the current political climate.
For over 40 years, soccer and American politics have been far more interesting for Singaporeans to discuss than our stagnant and immovable PAPlitical scene. But there’s a whiff of change in the air, and regardless of whether the 2011 elections will bring in actual tides of change, it is undeniable that something has cracked in the veneer of a peaceful and contented society that the PAP has tried desperately to mask for the past decade. This little tear in the fabric has now morphed into an fast evolving monster that the PAP is clueless in handling.
I’m no expert, and I’m not going to pretend to be. But there are just a few things I’d like to point out. « Read the rest of this entry »