24 Apr '11, 4am

Mr Wang Says So: Singapore's Top Election Issue

I am a retiree and, naturally, many of my friends are retirees too. We have all served Singapore fairly well in one capacity or another. First batch national service, second batch national service. full cycle of in camps, social work, believed in the government's call to stand up for Singapore and been generally uncomplaining. However, we feel that the government has demeaned Singaporeans by constantly stressing how beholden we are to foreigners. Some of my friends have immigrated to Australia, Britain, Thailand and the United States. No country in the world tells iys citizens they are beholden to foreign talents for their good fortune. Indeed, immigrants are constantly reminded how lucky they are to be part of the new country. In Singapore we are constantly reminded that without foreigners we are nothing. Really? Perhaps this is the beholden mentality the government pride...

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