Singapore Blog Aggregators

A front for the Peoples Action Party?

While the world reacts to the hanging of two men in Singapore, it would appear, if you look at the aggregators, that few in the Singapore blogosphere have even noticed. Below is a small selection from 123 members of the international media…

Singapore executes Africans for drugs
Irish Times, Ireland – 1 hour ago
Singapore executed two African men for drug trafficking today despite pleas for clemency by Nigeria’s president, the United Nations and human rights groups. …

Singapore hangs drug smugglers
TVNZ, New Zealand – 2 hours ago
Singapore hanged two African men on Friday for drug smuggling after the city-state’s prime minister rejected international clemency pleas, saying its tough …

Singapore executes drug smugglers
BBC News, UK – 2 hours ago
Singapore has executed two African men for drug smuggling after rejecting appeals for clemency by Nigeria’s president, the UN and rights groups. …

Singapore executes 2 despite international appeals
Globe and Mail, Canada – 3 hours ago
AP. SINGAPORE — Singapore executed two Africans on drug trafficking charges Friday despite pleas for clemency by Nigeria’s president, the United Nations and …

Clemency calls fall on deaf ears
Independent Online, South Africa – 4 hours ago
BY Ruth Youngblood, DPA. Two Africans convicted of drug trafficking were hanged before dawn at a Singapore prison on Friday while human rights activists …

Singapore hangs Nigerian drug smuggler
Reuters South Africa, South Africa – 5 hours ago
SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore hanged a 21-year-old Nigerian man for drug smuggling on Friday, despite pleas from the Nigerian president, …

Singapore Executes 2 Africans For Drugs
Guardian Unlimited, UK – 8 hours ago
From AP. SINGAPORE (AP) – Singapore executed two Africans on drug trafficking charges Friday despite pleas for clemency by Nigeria’s president, …

Singapore hangs Nigerian drug smuggler
Sydney Morning Herald, Australia – 9 hours ago
Singapore hanged a 21-year-old Nigerian man for drug smuggling, despite pleas from the Nigerian president, the United Nations and international human rights …

While the major Singapore blog aggregators such as Tomorrow.sg on January 26, 2007 is more concerned with…
Why you should watch Crazy Horse Paris before they finally leave Singapore

or the Intelligent Singaporean

Daily Reads Jan 26
Posted by inspir3d on January 26th, 2007

If I Am Not Sick, Why Do I Need Medicine?
from Wanderings, Musings and Happenings from Ian on S

Adventures of Elite Girl ep0025
Why is marriage a criterion for maternity leave?
from Coffee and Cigarettes.

Speech at Parliament Sitting on 22 Jan – Dr Fatimah…
from P65 Blog

Singapore Feels Heat On Economic Agenda
from SingaporeSurf

Old rules apply in cyberspace
from Singabloodypore

Aggregators of the Singapore blogosphere that have a human deciding on which blog posts to highlight are either extremely pro-death penalty or pro-PAP. While they continue to follow the editorial briefing of the Straits Times they are as good as working for the state controlled media.

Prove me wrong.

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About soci
Lived in Singapore for 6 wonderful years and has been blogging since 2003, under various names but always on Singaporean issues.

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