The conversation on race and multiculturalism younger Singaporeans want
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The conversation on race and multiculturalism younger Singaporeans want(Updated: )
In her speech at the opening of Parliament, President Halimah Yacob said younger Singaporeans want to discuss issues of race and ethnicity more candidly. How distinct are the views of young people from older generations of Singaporeans? Are we seeing a change in the way Singapore approaches multiculturalism? Lin Suling speaks to the Institute of Policy Studies' Dr Mathew Mathews, the Singapore Management University's Associate Professor Eugene Tan and Roses of Peace founder Mohamed Irshad on social media, safe spaces and sensitive areas.