11 Jul '11, 4am

Legalized kidnapping of foreign workers in Singapore:

The lessons of the movie “Changeling” is almost prophetic. Once a while a movie comes along which holds more than entertainment value. It is also reflective of life as we see and live it. The movie Changeling is a riveting drama about a missing boy and the undying constancy of the love of a mother Christine whose nine-year-old son, Walter, disappeared in 1928. Five months later, police returned to her a boy they said was Walter but she alleged that the boy was not her son. Much later, it was discovered that Walters was a victim of a serial killer who tortured and killed some 20 children at his farm when the killer’s young nephew blew the whistle on his hideous crime. All this while, the police department had been under considerable negative publicity and pressure due to the efforts of a church minister Reverend Briegleb to expose excesses within the police force. Captain J...

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