09 Feb '11, 3am

Against the odds: one man's bid for democracy

“His home and legal offices have been raided, his wife has been stopped from leaving the country and her passport has been seized. A court order has frozen the family’s assets and bank accounts and a global injunction has been granted allowing the family to spend no more than $1,900 a week. The order also requires that $10.5 million be set aside from any liquidation of property for potential legal costs and damages.” What was his crime. Murder, rape, arson, terrorism. Can disturb the wife and take away the property that is in the wife’s name. What kind of psycho is LKY. He wins 82 seats out of 84 and this is how he celebrates. It sounds absolutely ridiculous to have a man like this in charge of a nation. Totally power consuming to the point of complete irrationality…i.e. he is nuts. And there are people out there making snide remarks against CSJ for his tough stand and who...

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