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Recalling Singapore’s forgotten unions

When mentioning “NTUC” to any Singaporean, the first thing that usually springs to mind is not what the potent acronym has long stood for—the National Trades Union Congress—but rather a chain of local supermarkets. In the eyes of most Singaporeans, the NTUC is not so much a coalition of unions fighting for labor rights and […]