Posts Tagged ‘Lee Kuan Yew

Institute of Policy Studies poll: being politically-correct

May 24, 2011

A poll conducted by the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) in July and August last year certainly surprised me, and many others I daresay. According to a government-controlled Straits Times report on the results of the poll “Most also agree that Singapore should have a powerful leader who can run the Government as he thinks […]

Hard Truths: to keep Singapore or PAP going?

February 23, 2011

The Straits Times, the only morning daily apart from the free TODAY newspaper, it seems never tires in its hero-worship of Minister Mentor, Lee Kuan Yew. Today, again it’s flogging MM’s book Hard Truths, To Keep Singapore Going for the umpteenth time.  Straits Times featured an article along with a big picture of a western […]