Rational Conversations: The Trouble with Foreign Workers
Activist and vice president of Transient Workers Count Too (TWC2), Alex Au explores Singapore’s addiction to cheap labour, and the consequences it has on the vulnerable migrant worker community.
About Rational Conversations Series
Rational Conversations by Epigram Books is a series of essays and speeches by prominent Singaporeans on issues close to their heart. With these books, we hope to encourage discussion and provoke thought.
About the Author
Alex Au is a human rights activist and vice president of Transient Workers Count Too (TWC2). His first involvement in civil society began some twenty years ago, when he was prominent in Singapore’s LGBT movement. He is also known in Singapore as a socio-political commentator, and has contributed chapters to various books on politics and society.
Size: 120 x 175mm
Published: July 2020