On why preserving cultural heritage is of utmost importance.
One would think that the text was describing the bullying that occurs in a children's playground, and not the behaviour of highly-ranked politicians in a court of law.
The contents of this well-researched book were so depraved and disturbing, that it took me several weeks to (1) finish reading the book in its entirety, and (2) gather my thoughts about it in order to write a cohesive review.
If the best young people in our midst do not aspire to leadership roles, the field will be occupied by lesser persons. This would be a tragedy, for Singapore requires and deserves our best young persons to come forward.
To regard the worker as nothing more than a wage slave enhances neither productivity nor the quality of our society. It merely diminishes the one and depraves the other.
On the self-centered elite and insincerity and hypocrisy at the top.
I was politically indifferent and apathetic as a teen in Singapore. This was due to a climate of fear induced by the PAP government's history of undermining the press and judiciary, and silencing dissent.