Supporters attend the annual “Pink Dot” event in a public show of support for the LGBT community at Hong Lim Park in Singapore. Photo: AFP/File
Supporters attend the annual “Pink Dot” event in a public show of support for the LGBT community at Hong Lim Park in Singapore. Photo: AFP/File
Singapore

Singapore considering law to fight cancel culture amid LGBTQ rights debate

  • Singapore is seeking to protect residents against online pressure over expressing views on topics including an ongoing debate on LGBTQ rights
  • Potential new legislation comes as the government is preparing to repeal a colonial-era law that criminalises sex between men

Supporters attend the annual “Pink Dot” event in a public show of support for the LGBT community at Hong Lim Park in Singapore. Photo: AFP/File
Supporters attend the annual “Pink Dot” event in a public show of support for the LGBT community at Hong Lim Park in Singapore. Photo: AFP/File
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