31 Jul '11, 7pm

Soul Of A Nation: The Corporatist State: Ng E-Jay, Sgpolitics.net

Soul Of A Nation: The Corporatist State: Ng E-Jay, Sgpolitics.net

The enormous success of Singapore’s initial years of independence has gone to their heads. It has fooled them into thinking Corporatism is the way to go, and that when the hardware is in place, the software can be taken care of later. This inverted philosophy is the reason why Singapore has evolved into the current state where control of the nation’s wealth is placed in the hands of the few and where the ordinary folk do not have much control over their own economic destinies. It is also the reason why a culture of materialism has sunk in together with a sense of disempowerment and disenfranchisement.

Full article: http://www.sgpolitics.net/?p=7000

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