A Singaporean assessment of Lee Kuan-Yu. This should help us advise Baba well.

Lee Kuan Yew, deceased, the man to whom so much credit is given for what Singapore is today in fact had a very simple strategy for the island. The only objective was to create employment for the people. And since tiny Singapore had nothing except some commercial activity, it had to be through foreign investment. So how to attract foreign investment? Make it so attractive for them that you make them an offer they simply cannot refuse. And what is that offer? First you silence all workers and destroy independent unions. Instead union leaders are in fact government ministers. Second you make strikes illegal and anyone who dares either faces jail or bankruptcy. Third you dismantle the Constitution. Henceforth speaking in public, assembling in pubic, forming associations are all illegal activities. You create a huge apparatus of secret police and informers who spy on everyone e...

Full article: http://singaporedissident.blogspot.com/2015/07/lee-kuan-y...

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