Event @ Hong Lim

Come join us at an open air exhibition from 4pm to 7pm on Saturday 2nd June 2012 at Speakers Corner, Hong Lim Park to remember the 25th anniversary of the 1987 “Marxist conspiracy”.

Ruminate with social activists Siew Kum Hong, Vincent Wijeysingha, Braema Mathi, Jeannette Chong Aruldoss, Martyn See, Jolovan Wham, William Yap, Ravi Philemon and Alfian Saat as they share personal thoughts on the 1987 “Marxist Conspiracy” and its effect on civil society.

Participate in guided tours through a unique open-air exhibition detailing the lives of the 1987 survivors before and after their ISA detentions.

Walk through mockups of Whitley Road Detention Centre and go back in time with original artifacts and memorabilia from those ISA arrests a quarter century ago.

“Lim-kopi” with survivors of the 1987 “Marxist Conspiracy”, ask questions and get answers directly from activists who had been silenced 25 years ago.

Buy a host of newly published books by social activists and read stories never been told before. 

Programme
3pm:           Exhibition starts.
3.30pm:     Songs by Patrick Chng and Joshua Chiang
4pm:           Speeches by Braema Mathi, Martyn See, Ravi Philemon, Jeannette Chong Aruldoss, William Yap, Alfian Saat, Jolovan Wham, Siew Kum Hong and Vincent Wijeysingha
5.4opm:      Statement by MARUAH, Statement by Function 8
5.50pm:      “Lim-kopi” session with survivors of the 1987 ‘Marxist Conspiracy’

Come and help raise awareness on the potential abuse of the ISA.

Your presence will help reconcile past hurts and unify Singapore again.

4 Responses to Event @ Hong Lim

  1. SN says:

    Brilliant!

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