05 Sep '11, 10am

Lee Kuan Yew Denies Venom: Alex Au, Yawning Bread This Wikileak-cable incident (and Lee’s denial) is very telling in...

Lee Kuan Yew Denies Venom: Alex Au, Yawning Bread This Wikileak-cable incident (and Lee’s denial) is very telling in...

This Wikileak-cable incident (and Lee’s denial) is very telling in the way it reveals a serious flaw in the government’s basis for managing the religious landscape. The government tends to pick and choose what versions of religions to acknowledge as legitimate when they go about their “multi-religious” business. They need to do this because in many areas of social policy, they have to find some kind of happy medium (call it what you will: centre of gravity or the lowest common denominator) as anchor for policy. This magic point on the graph cannot be found if the reference points remain nebulous; one has to fix the reference points, before one can compute the centre of gravity or lowest common denominator.

Full article: http://yawningbread.wordpress.com/2011/09/05/lee-kuan-yew...

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