21 May '11, 8am

COMMENTARY: Singapore ushers in a new dawn: Singapore (The Star/ANN) - After two weeks of high-emotion politics,...

Singapore (The Star/ANN) - After two weeks of high-emotion politics, Singaporean David Chow posted this heart-felt advice to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong: "I know for years, whatever you did, you did for the family name -- not to shame your father and mother. "(Now it's time for you to) stop being an obedient son, pleasing the family name at the expense of the people." The message echoed the hopes of many Singaporeans in the wake of the Cabinet resignation of the 87-year-old Lee Kuan Yew, considered the founding father of modern Singapore. A tidal wave of anger surfaced during campaigning for the May 7 general election that resulted in one of the worst election setbacks for the ruling People's Action Party (PAP). The raw emotions aroused in the people swept away the Kuan Yew era after 52 years, resulting in the most extensive Cabinet reshuffle in history. The joint resig...

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