Singapore's 'rojak' mix of cultures works fine

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Student Lola Koh Le Yi wrote that Singapore's ethnic groups have confined themselves to their individual cultures, leading to a reinforcing of racial differences and resulting in a "rojak" mix of cultures but no shared Singaporean culture here (Many cultures here but no S'pore culture; April 11).

She suggested that we should eradicate our exclusive behaviours so as to improve social cohesion.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 14, 2018, with the headline Singapore's 'rojak' mix of cultures works fine. Subscribe