Rational Conversations: The Trouble with Foreign Workers
- About the Author
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.
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.
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.
Cover Type: Paperback
Page Count: 48
Size: 120mm x 175mm