25 Jun '11, 2pm

SFD members released from investigation over death penalty book #sgelection

If you have lived in any country in the west, you would surely feel a great sense of freedom. I am sure you have not even tasted a miniscule of it. I have read the book and nothing in it really defamatory or a mockery of the judiciary of Singapore! If they wanted to be perceived as independent of the government, the case would have been thrown out. However, without freedom of speech and expression, this draconian law of Singapore will forever be a dark cloud over the citizens and non-citizens. I am a baby boomer and had gone through the tumultous years of nation building. The time is now right to change rather than to hold on to these stiffling laws which will stymied the minds of its citizen to be innovative and creative. Communism is no longer a threat, dictatorship is.

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/06/sfd-members-released-...

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