17 Feb '18, 4pm

[#AspirantSG Post] Migrant Workers - The Real ‘Awakening’ Of Singapore Today https://t.co/B2mtLtwkct

Most Singaporeans should be familiar with the storyline of the 1984 television drama serial The Awakening (雾锁南洋) and probably can even hymn its famous opening title. With our beloved Veteran Actor Huang Wen Yong as the main lead, the series featured the hardship experienced by our first generation of Chinese immigrants, who arrived to a relatively undeveloped island and how they slogged to lay the foundation for present day Singapore. Some of the plight experienced by our ancestors are in some way similar to that of our current migrant workers in Singapore. Don’t believe me? Let’s take a look at some of these issues.

Full article: https://www.aspirantsg.com/migrant-workers-the-real-awake...

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