26 Nov '11, 10am

Event report - Occupy Wall Street a Fed-up movement - Maruah Singapore

Event report - Occupy Wall Street a Fed-up movement - Maruah Singapore

Event report: “Occupy Wall Street” a “Fed-up movement” MARUAH organised a forum to discuss the perspectives behind why the need to “Occupy” anything, in this case Wall Street. It was a good turnout despite being “occupied by the rain”, said an enthused audience member. Held at the Singapore Council of Women’s Organisations (SCWO), our three esteemed speakers; Mr Leong Sze Hian, Mr Tan Jee Say and Ms Braema Mathi, moderated by Mr Dhamendra Yadav, walked us through the crisis in the US and globally. Why no “Occupy Singapore”? According to Sze Hian, the first speaker, no one really knows what the movement is about but the movement is growing. He labelled it as a “fed-up” movement. People are tired of wages stagnating, inability to afford housing, healthcare and the scary prospects of not making ends meet. In the local context, he quoted a Straits Times article “Some needy fam...

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