31 Mar '15, 1pm

Teen charged after Lee YouTube rant

Story highlights Singapore teenager arrested over comments about late leader in YouTube video Criticisms over jailing teenager and restriction on freedom of speech Hong Kong (CNN) A 16-year-old teenager has been charged for a tirade he posted on YouTube regarding the death of the late Singapore leader, Lee Kuan Yew. Amos Yee, a moppy-haired teenager posted an online video peppered with expletives that slammed the late leader, who died last week, as a "horrible person" and "undoubtedly totalitarian." He also made comments comparing Lee to Jesus Christ and Mao Zedong. Lee, highly revered in Singapore was buried Sunday with thousands gathering in a massive state funeral service. While admired for his role turning the former British colony into a financial power house, Lee was also criticized for tamping down on free speech in Singapore. READ: Funeral for founding father of Si...

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