Singapore Gays Rally Amidst Anti-Gay Laws

Singapore Gays Rally Amidst Anti-Gay Laws

The LGBT world has a sense of jubilation as gay rights are celebrated through rallies and parades, including most recently in Singapore, despite laws that punish homosexuals. Although there are detractors in places where gay pride is acknowledged around the globe, Pride month is more and more being recognized as an integral part of modern […]

Little India Riot Highlights Ethnic Divide in Singapore

Little India Riot Highlights Ethnic Divide in Singapore

See also: Videos of the riot in Little India, Singapore The Little India riot of 8 December 2013 highlights the ethnic divide in the island-nation of Singapore. As reported earlier, a mob of angry men of South Asian decent became violent following a fatal bus collision that killed a 33-year-old construction worker. The man has […]

Riot in Singapore After Bus Hits Man in Little India [Videos]

Riot in Singapore After Bus Hits Man in Little India [Videos]

Riots broke out in the Little India neighborhood of Singapore on December 8, 2013 after a bus hit a 33-year-old Indian man, killing him. Hundreds of people, mostly men of Indian and Bangladeshi decent, surrounded the bus at the intersection of Hampshire Road and Race Course Road, and the situation escalated. Paramedics tried unsuccessfully to extract […]