26 May '15, 10am

Sometimes you wonder what is MDA's thought process.

Sometimes you wonder what is MDA's thought process.

Taiwanese singer Jolin Tsai’s music video for the song We’re All Different, Yet The Same featuring same-sex relationships is banned on TV and radio here. This applies to cable TV and free-to-air TV channels. The Media Development Authority (MDA) made the clarification on Tuesday that the song is not allowed for broadcast on TV and radio, after issuing a statement on Monday to The Straits Times that said: “In response to recent queries on the suitability of the song for broadcast, MDA advised the local broadcasters that they should not air the song and music video on channels that are freely accessed by younger viewers due to its mature content. This decision was reached after consultation with MDA’s Publications Consultative Panel, which comprises Singaporeans from a wide cross-section of society.” Under the Broadcasting Act, MDA has the power to impose sanctions, includin...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2015/05/jolin-tsais-same-sex-marriag...

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