30 May '17, 4pm

@PinkDotSG

@PinkDotSG

What happens when everyday regular Singaporeans get to meet and chat with folks from the LGBT community that they never had prior encounters with or any familiarity at all? This happens : The Pink Dot 2017 video is slaying yet again , as it not only shows the emotional connection from opening up to the other side but that offline conversations as a result of putting a name and face to the other person occurs without the vitriol of online discourse. The initial awkwardness then gives way to the realisation that love is love. The video is directed by Boo Junfeng and Mak Chun Kit. The ninth edition of Pink Dot SG will be held on July 1, 2017, at Hong Lim Park. This year’s Pink Dot’s ambassadors are singer Nathan Hartono, theatre and television performer Ebi Shankara, and Paralympic swimmer, Theresa Goh. Local businesses have chipped in to support Pink Dot this year with the “...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2017/05/pink-dot-2017-video-shows-ev...

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Pink Dot event will be barricaded, with security checks

Pink Dot event will be barricaded, with securit...

todayonline.com 30 May '17, 12pm

SINGAPORE — For the first time, barricades will be set up around the Speakers’ Corner site of the annual Pink Dot SG event...

Hong Lim Park is dead. Long live Hong Lim Park.

Hong Lim Park is dead. Long live Hong Lim Park. When people gather for Pink Dot – the closest thing Singapore has to a gay...

Pink Dot rally to have barricades, security off...

straitstimes.com 30 May '17, 12pm

SINGAPORE - For the first time, a Speakers' Corner event will see barricades erected around Hong Lim Park with entry point...