13 Aug '11, 10pm

Lucky Tan : Unhappiness Runs Deep Around the World.. #sgelections #sgpolitics

Lucky Tan : Unhappiness Runs Deep Around the World.. #sgelections #sgpolitics

Riots in Britain suddenly erupted and many parts of London was set ablaze by protesters. What is going on in Britain and the rest of the world? Some sociologists attributed the rioting in London to social exclusion, poverty. income gap between the rich and the poor, Earlier this year we witness the Jasmine revolution that saw the toppling of govts in the middle east. The income gap in those countries was on of the major contributing factors. In the Jasmine Revolution, people wanted change to democracy. In England, Greece and Spain, the people already have democracy and are rioting because of the economic conditions in their country. Even in Australia where there is little unemployment it was reported that people of the "lucky country" are extremely dissatisfied.[Link ]. Some one posted a comment on my blog with links to reports of massive protests involving more than 200,0...

Full article: http://singaporemind.blogspot.com/2011/08/unhappiness-run...

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