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A democracy of deeds, not just words

Amid the Covid-19 outbreak and economic gloom, it is easy to lose sight of the things that make a full life - the beauty of the arts, the rigour of sports and the knowledge of Singapore's heritage.

Reiterating the Budget theme of inclusion and unity, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu reminded the House yesterday of its duty to ensure such experiences are open to all, regardless of background.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 07, 2020, with the headline 'A democracy of deeds, not just words'. Print Edition | Subscribe