01 Aug '11, 12pm

[TR] ‘AngMoh’ can’t understand why S’poreans keep voting in a Govt they are unhappy of

[TR] ‘AngMoh’ can’t understand why S’poreans keep voting in a Govt they are unhappy of

Not really sure what to say. An ethnic majority which votes in overwhelming majorities for the same government year after year but is so unhappy with its policies? I am confused. Those of you that want change don’t seem to be voting. As a white guy here from a western democracy I do not feel superior to you in any way. I actually would throw it back and ask if there is not a superiority coming from locals in the way they deal with their helpers? In fact, days ago I was saddened to find out a maid had jumped to her death in a building near me and the story goes that she had not been given a day off for six years! What kind of attitude entitles someone to think they can control a human being in this way. That is called slavery. I don’t believe this is the norm here. But, I do believe the superiority complex is not just the domain of the white folks that live here. I think th...

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