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· May, 2015

Stories about Singapore from May, 2015

26 May 2015

Singapore Bans Music Video for Its Pro-LGBT Content

"How ironic is it that on the same day Singapore bans a song with gay marriage content, Ireland votes in favor of it?"

23 May 2015

What Should Singapore's Response to the Rohingya Refugee Crisis Be?

Singapore has remained aloof during the migrant crisis in Southeast Asia, saying that the island cannot accept refugees. But should the city-state do more?

8 May 2015

Singapore Shuts Down News Website on World Press Freedom Day

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"The (government's) draconian measures...legitimize excessive intervention by the state and set a precedent for the diminution of our online space."

3 May 2015

Workers Celebrate Labor Day by Joining Street Protests Across Southeast Asia

Tens of thousands of workers across the region trooped to the streets to demand higher wages, benefits, and other improvements amid rising living costs.

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