28 Mar '15, 3am

Another lesson in news reporting and translation: Turns out ST had also misinterpreted LTK’s Mandarin tribute to LKY

For context, do read this article first: Today newspaper apologises for misrepresenting Low Thia Khiang’s tribute to LKY in Parliament It was reported that Today newspaper had to apologise for misrepresenting Low Thia Khiang’s tribute to Lee Kuan Yew in Parliament on March 26, 2015. In Today ‘s original Facebook post, they took snippets of what Low said out of its original context and misinterpreted him to have said: The PAP’s one-party rule was not the reason for transformation, he said. “Many Singaporeans were sacrificed.” “Mr Lee did what was right, but silencing opposition has risked disconnecting Singaporeans from their own society.” It turns out the The Straits Times had also tweeted the same thing as Today , but they simply deleted the inaccurate tweet. Source Check out the location of the missing tweet: Leader of the Opposition Low Thia Khiang rises to speak, in Ma...

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