The Amy Cheong Incident... via @Dead_Cockroach

The Amy Cheong Incident... via @Dead_Cockroach

The repercussion due to Amy Cheong's incident has really set me thinking. Sometimes, words that come out of our mouth may inadvertently hurt someone without us realising even though the malice wasn't there in the first place. In Amy's case, what she has done is indeed wrong. It is natural to be angry with her but she has since been punished so let's be gracious to forgive her. I'm sure the guilt and shame that is going to follow her for the rest of her life is punishment enough? If we are going to retaliate with all the name-callings, then how different are we from her? Let Amy be a constant reminder to us that if we have nothing good to say, then say nothing at all. I would like to take this opportunity to apologize to anyone whom I might have hurt with my choice of words either intentionally or otherwise. Let us all make peace and practise a little more consideration (an...

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Amy Cheong says sorry for Facebook post

Amy Cheong says sorry for Facebook post

channelnewsasia.com 08 Oct '12, 10am

SINGAPORE: The woman who posted offensive comments on her personal Facebook page on Malay weddings at void decks said she'...

Amy Cheong's statement of apology

sg.news.yahoo.com 08 Oct '12, 9am

Noise? The moment you used this as an excuse, your letter became void. Not sure how or when you actually think the entire ...

New blog post: Amy Cheong: An interesting precedent by NTUC #Singapore

New blog post: Amy Cheong: An interesting prece...

blog.dk.sg 08 Oct '12, 1pm

This is not the first time someone post racist comments on social media and I’m pretty sure this won’t be the last. But wh...

shares 【PLUG】 New Blog Post: (Current Affairs – The “Amy Cheong Saga”)

shares 【PLUG】 New Blog Post: (Current Affairs –...

nowhere.per.sg 08 Oct '12, 2pm

What the hell was Amy Cheong thinking when she posted this? This is not some young teenager who didn’t know better, she’s ...

For Amy Cheong and Racial Tolerance

hollyjean.sg 09 Oct '12, 11pm

But then... I see all sorts of characters (of all races ah) coming out of the woodworks... some trying to flame this fire,...

Amy Cheong has left S'pore for Perth

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 09 Oct '12, 3am

Last night, Amy Cheong left Singapore for Perth, Australia, where she had studied. This was after the former NTUC assistan...

Reactions to Amy Cheong's racist rant questioned

straitstimes.com 08 Oct '12, 10pm

Although most commentators and experts agree that Ms Amy Cheong deserved to be fired, many have questioned the huge respon...

Amy Cheong’s vacant job posted on career site

Amy Cheong’s vacant job posted on career site

sg.news.yahoo.com 08 Oct '12, 9am

Labour union NTUC waste no time in advertising for a vacant position (Screengrab from Jobstreet) COMMENT Faster than you c...

Amy Cheong, who wrote an offensive Facebook pos...

todayonline.com 08 Oct '12, 9am

Ms Amy Cheong, who wrote an offensive Facebook post on Malay weddings at void decks, has issued an apology. Here is her ap...

Police report filed against Amy Cheong over rac...

sg.news.yahoo.com 08 Oct '12, 6am

"If you can’t afford a proper wedding then you shouldn’t be getting married" ???. Can't believed these words come from an ...

The Amy Cheong Saga: Fast and Furious on Social...

alvinology.com 08 Oct '12, 11am

My personal opinion is no one should be spared for such racist remarks especially on the web. She’s educated, w/sound mind...

The Need To 'Cheong' as a Society

The Need To 'Cheong' as a Society

Living in a multi-racial/religious society like Singapore or pretty much, anywhere in this globalised world, one is made t...

New blog post : My two cents on Amy Cheong

New blog post : My two cents on Amy Cheong

rinaz.net 10 Oct '12, 9am

The latest hot topic in Singapore is about a woman who made a racial comment online last weekend . The woman, Amy Cheong, ...

Hougang grassroots leader lodges police report ...

channelnewsasia.com 08 Oct '12, 6am

SINGAPORE: A grassroots leader from the Hougang single-member constituency has made a police report against former NTUC em...

@BenjaminVai just renamed my post! HAHA

copykate.blogspot.com 08 Oct '12, 11am

Then finally someone else other than me couldn’t stand him any longer. Adam tapped his shoulder and asked him nicely to le...