Thinking Aloud

Let's talk about race, but not just about race

A national conversation on race is about the Singapore identity as much as it is about economics or politics

There have been mixed reactions to the Prime Minister's National Day Rally.

What Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said about how the Government would help increase the earnings of low-wage Singaporeans and improve the working conditions of freelance workers such as delivery riders has been well received.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on September 12, 2021, with the headline 'Let's talk about race, but not just about race'. Subscribe