30 Dec '16, 2am

YouTuber Jailed In Singapore For Criticizing The Government Seeks Asylum In The US

YouTuber Jailed In Singapore For Criticizing The Government Seeks Asylum In The US from the are-we-still-a-country-that-believes-in-free-speech? dept Last year, we wrote about the ridiculous situation for Amos Yee, a teenager in Singapore who was arrested for some of his YouTube videos criticizing Lee Kwan Yew, the country's founder and long-time Prime Minister. As we said at the time, watching the videos over which he was arrested (which have since been made private), it seemed clear that Yee was doing what many teenagers do, and mouthing off to authority. He was a precocious kid with strong opinions, and he had an audience on YouTube. Good for him. We quoted an excellent New Yorker profile of Yee at the time that had this fantastic paragraph, written by Nathan Heller: Yee has all the hallmarks of a green and thriving mind; he is exactly the kind of person you would one d...

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Singapore teen blogger seeks US asylum

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tribune.com.pk 30 Dec '16, 11am

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Photo Amos Yee leaving State Court in Singapore in August. He is seeking political asylum in the United States. Credit Wal...

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Photo Amos Yee leaving State Court in Singapore in August. He is seeking political asylum in the United States. Credit Wal...

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nytimes.com 29 Dec '16, 12am

Photo Amos Yee leaving State Court in Singapore in August. He is seeking political asylum in the United States. Credit Wal...

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Photo Amos Yee leaving State Court in Singapore in August. He is seeking political asylum in the United States. Credit Wal...

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