19 May '17, 4am

Today forum writer: Fence off Pink Dot at Hong Lim Park to keep local gay pride in

More measures needed to ensure foreigners don’t join Pink Dot event FROM ACE KINDRED CHEONG I am glad that only Singaporeans and permanent residents (PRs) can attend Pink Dot from this year onwards, and only local companies can sponsor it. It is important to disallow foreign individuals and organisations from interfering in Singaporean politics and social issues. We must stop foreigners from abusing values such as democracy, freedom of speech and human rights in Singapore, and from spreading their agenda here. The Pink Dot organisers should fence off Hong Lim Park and employ security officers and registration staff to ensure that only Singaporeans and PRs attend the event (NGOs seek clarity on organisers’ role at Speakers’ Corner events; May 17).

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2017/05/today-forum-writer-fence-off...

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