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“FOR A DECENT BURIAL” – A story of dignity, courage and love


For the past 10 years that I’ve been living in Singapore, I’ve heard many very emotional stories about domestic helpers: some that make you cry, some that make you shout and willing to rebel against the system, some about appalling … Continue reading

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HELPERS on their OFF DAYS: REST NEEDED!


My attention was recently raised by a discussion on a facebook group of French ladies living in Singapore. Some of them were asking advice on what to do on Chinese New Year with their helper: give 3 days off? Give … Continue reading

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