Appendices 2002

Abbreviations are explained in the column on the right of the screen.

Month Title, etc   Relevance
Sep 2002 Water politics' murky past - a commentary from a Malaysian newspaper, a good example of the polemics used against Singapore Pol, Kno
Aug 2002 The fetishisation of Asian and White - - the dynamics of race in gay cruising and relationships Hom, Hum
Jul 2002 Making room for the three T's - A Straits Times journalist says "For Singapore to thrive economically, it must accept immigrant talent, artists and homosexuals...." Pol, Soc
May 2002 China's communal tradition dying out - a BBC report on communal bathhouses in Beijing Soc
Apr 2002 Are Singaporeans sinking too much into property? - Lydia Lim of the Straits Times explores the wisdom of our high rate of home-ownership, as promoted by the government Pol, Soc
Apr 2002 Singapore student in gay magazine - open-mouthed, closed-minded stuff from the tabloid The New Paper Med
Feb 2002 Coming out of the closet - a magazine article from China, about China Soc, Hom








Pertaining to Singapore
Pol Politics
Law Law, court cases
Soc Society and culture
Rel Religion
Med The media
Hom Homosexuality, gay issues
Kno Knowledge and belief
Hum Being human
Per The personal perspective
Oth Other subjects