03 Sep '11, 5pm

Wikileaks: PM Lee overshadowed by father: Lee Hsien Loong still has yet to come out of his father’s shadow after...

Wikileaks: PM Lee overshadowed by father: Lee Hsien Loong still has yet to come out of his father’s shadow after...

In his first major address as PM, he encouraged Singaporeans to “speak your voice, be heard” and promised a greater openness for political dialogue. One ruling party MP told us that PM Lee had recognized the need for openness as a means to encourage creativity and risk taking in a society where many looked to the government to take the lead. The pay off would come by fostering the entrepreneurship and innovation Singapore’s economy needed to stay competitive, but not lead to anyone challenging the PAP’s political dominance. However, that early promise for more openness was quickly cast aside. In case after case, PM Lee and the GOS have maintained tight controls on political speech and discouraged people from speaking out or taking risks by: banning films (by Singaporeans) and foreign publications, suing critics for defamation, and jailing political opponents for going beyo...

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/09/wikileaks-pm-lee-over...

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