Malaysian Finance Minister Tan Siew Sen described the PAP as a party which shouted "Fire, fire" while committing arson.
The official amnesia is perhaps a convenient cover for the fact that there never was a conspiracy, Marxist or otherwise.
History shapes the way we view the present, and therefore it dictates what answers we offer for existing problems.
Operation Coldstore, on 3 February 1963, decapitated Singapore’s progressive left-wing movement. By the time its leaders were released from detention, the PAP had cemented its grip on power and closed down any space for political opposition.
EDITOR: Look, what does it all mean? What about people? Don't they have minds? I see no evidence of people here having minds of their own, feelings of their own.
I transcribed the text from Amos' Yee's 8-minute video (clean version). I hope this makes the substance of his argument clearly visible to discerning readers and netizens.
"It cannot be just the government leading the way forward. The people have to be as much a part of this, so a new social contract can be forged which can be legitimate to all."