Monday, June 29, 2015

Videos : Vincent Cheng and Teo Soh Lung speaks about their detentions



Published on Jun 28, 2015
Former political prisoner Vincent Cheng describes his arrest in 1987 by the secret police who entered his home at 5am in the morning. Cheng was held without trial for 3 years under the Internal Security Act (ISA). This speech was recorded in Singapore at the book launch of Beyond The Blue gate in 2010.

 

Published on Jun 28, 2015
Former political prisoner Teo Soh Lung speaks of her detention and the abuse of the Internal Security Act (ISA) at the book launch of Beyond The Blue Gate in 2010 in Singapore.

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Video : The Fajar Generation


Former political prisoners of Singapore speak of their struggles against British colonialists and subsequent detentions by Lee Kuan Yew, the autocratic strongman of post-colonial Singapore.

In memory of :
Mr Tan Jing Quee (18 Jan 1939 – 14 Jun 2011) and
Dr Lim Hock Siew (21 February 1931 – 4 June 2012)

Thursday, April 02, 2015

LKY : The final verdict will not be in the obituaries



Teo Soh Lung: Fear is dead

Amos Yee charged with 3 offences against Mr Lee Kuan Yew and Christianity 

Trascription of Amos Yee's Speech

Fox News : Singapore teen arrested for critical video comparing former Prime Minister to Hitler

Foreign Policy.com: The Lewd Anti-Lee Kuan Yew Video That Got a Singaporean Teenage Blogger Jailed

CPJ : Singapore blogger jailed for critical Lee Kuan Yew video

Guardian : Singapore police arrest 17-year-old over critical Lee Kuan Yew video

BBC : Singapore arrests teen behind anti-Lee Kuan Yew rant

NYT : Singapore Arrests Teenager Over Video Critical of Lee Kuan Yew

News.com.au : Teenager in Singapore arrested after posting YouTube video attacking Lee Kuan Yew

Arrest of Amos Yee makes world news

CNN : Singapore teen charged after Lee Kuan Yew YouTube rant

Vice News : 'Come at Me, Motherfucker': Singapore Arrests Teen for Video Insulting the Late Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew is finally dead — and America’s elites are eulogizing a tyrant and psychological monster

The Curse of Lee Kuan Yew

Praise of Lee Kuan Yew during Friday sermons anger some in Muslim community

Open letter to Archbishop Goh on eulogy to Lee Kuan Yew


Dear Singaporeans … do not try to impress me with your big ‘wayang’ (show) …

Lee Kuan Yew 'Doesn't Trust' The Nation He Built

LKY: A most fitting tribute

Time for Singapore to Grow Up

An era is over

Mistaken Identity

LKY being lionised into an ubermensch

The awakening of the silent majority and remembering Lee Kuan Yew

The legacy of Lee Kuan Yew

Mr. Lee Kuan Yew's Legacy: Good or Bad, Harsh Hard Truth

LKY worship has reached fever pitch

The Intolerance of Grief

The Lee Kuan Yew Conundrum

The Harder Truth

The Prince

Five things that went right and wrong after Lee Kuan Yew's Passing

If Only—To The Memory Of Lee Kuan Yew (1923–2015) - Catherine Lim

LKY using chicken feathers to cure hiccups

Response to “LKY’s legacy”

Please Wake Up to Dawn of Post LKY Era

Who is the Mysterious Girl at Lee Kuan Yew's State Funeral?

A Legacy Of Zero Tolerance

Silent Majority relieved they can go back into hiding now that 7-day Lee Kuan Yew mourning period is over

A gay man’s perspective on Lee Kuan Yew

INTERESTING INTERVIEW WITH THE LATE MR LEE KUAN YEW ON HIS REGULAR MEDITATION

 Lee Kuan Yew, founder of Singapore (1923-2015)

Lee Kuan Yew and the myth of Asian capitalism

Lee Kuan Yew: remembering an authoritarian leader

We need to talk about him

The power and the hoary

After Lee, where to now for the PAP?

Singapore’s iron patriarch

“We decide what is right. Never mind what the people think”: The iron grip of Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew and the Law Society

Critics miss the point, problem lies with hate speech law in Amos Yee case

WE ARE ALL AMOS YEE (JE SUIS AMOS)

Tan Wah Piow responds to a critic: Dear Jackson, read carefully, and think slowly

Sky News : Singapore Teen Held For Likening Ex-PM To Hitler

The martyrdom of young Amos Yee

Singapore's arrest of a 16-year-old YouTuber is all you need to know about Lee Kuan Yew's legacy

Lee Kuan Yew gave Singapore independence, and the world a bad idea

Thousands flock to In Memoriam: Lee Kuan Yew Exhibition

Video : Lee Kuan Yew is dead; Free Amos Yee

Interview with Thum Ping Tjin about Lee Kuan Yew’s Singapore 

One-party rule not the reason for Singapore’s success: Low

What's next for Singapore after Lee Kuan Yew?

Duo arrested for organising public assembly without permit outside Istana

Arrest of two peaceful protesters raises questions on freedom of assembly in Singapore

North Korea and Singapore: Two families, two nations

TWO MEN INVOLVED IN ISTANA PROTEST SHARE THE REASON WHY THEY DID IT


Those praising Lee Kuan Yew ignored the benefits of democracy

Lee Kuan Yew leaves behind an ambiguous legacy in Singapore

Legacy of Lee Kuan Yew

The beginning of the end of Lee Kuan Yew’s dynasty?

Monday, March 23, 2015

Lee Kuan Yew dies

Singapore’s first Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew dies aged 91

Singapore's founding father Mr Lee Kuan Yew dies aged 91 at 3.18am on Monday

  Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew dies aged 91 Singapore in mourning as first PM Lee Kuan Yew dies

 PM Lee Hsien Loong 'grieved beyond words' at Mr Lee Kuan Yew's death

 Lee Kuan Yew: a model for the New Authoritarians or a one-off genius?

  Mr Lee Kuan Yew's body comes to rest at Istana for private family wake

BBC World News - Singapore's Founding Father Lee Kuan Yew Dies Peacefully, Aged 91

Lee Kuan Yew leaves a legacy of authoritarian pragmatism

Lee's authoritarian legacy may fall short for new Singapore

Lee Kuan Yew’s death will set the people free

Mr Lee Kuan Yew was a ‘lifelong champion of the rule of law’

Lee Kuan Yew obituary - Philip Bowring

Lee Kuan Yew, the Leader Who Lasted

Singapore Says Goodbye to Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew, founding father of modern Singapore, dies at 91

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s Founding Father, Dies at 91

‘Father of Singapore’ Lee Kuan Yew Dies at 91

Singapore, the Nation That Lee Kuan Yew Built, Questions Its Direction

Lee Kuan Yew: Singapore’s Mercurial Father
How Lee Kuan Yew made Singapore the most prosperous, efficient, and quirkily repressive country in Asia

Singapore mourns founding father Lee Kuan Yew

Singapore Prepares For Life After Lee Kuan Yew

Teary Mourners in Singapore Remember Lee Kuan Yew

Long Live Lee Kuan Yew’s Lion City

Lee Kuan Yew: Singapore's founding father divided opinion

Lee Kuan Yew is gone. Where does Singapore go now?

Lee Kuan Yew was a visionary leader, says Barack Obama

Lee Kuan Yew, Founder of Modern Singapore, Dies at 91

Amnesty International - Singapore: Death of Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew: Founding father made Singapore rich but not happy

Can-Do Lee Kuan Yew

No events allowed at Speakers' Corner following Lee Kuan Yew's death

Gun carriage to carry Mr Lee Kuan Yew's coffin from Istana to Parliament House on Wednesday

45 condolence sites around Singapore for tributes to Mr Lee Kuan Yew

Mr Lee Kuan Yew and the spectacle of death: The first twelve hours on social media

Creating Singapore: The life of Lee Kuan Yew

Henry A. Kissinger: The world will miss Lee Kuan Yew

Tibet's leader offers condolences over the Death of Lee Kwan Yew

Opposition parties offer their condolences to PM Lee

Lee Kuan Yew's legacy - CPJ

The Darker Side of Lee Kuan Yew

The other side of Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew's Singapore

Lee Kuan Yew’s political legacy – a matter of trust

Is this the passing of a Titan?

After Lee, Singapore looks beyond his authoritarian legacy

The legacy of Lee Kuan Yew

Assess Lee Kuan Yew? Which one?

Visionary, perhaps, but Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew was not democracy's friend

Khaw Boon Wan shed tears

Singapore, the Nation That Lee Kuan Yew Built, Questions Its Direction

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s greatest storyteller, is dead

The fishing-village-to-modern-metropolis fable is so romantic

Today newspaper apologises for misrepresenting Low Thia Khiang’s tribute to LKY in Parliament

Robert Mugabe vs Lee Kuan Yew: A Zimbabwean tribute

The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew

Villagers in Lee Kuan Yew’s ancestral home in south China’s Guangdong province are also paying their respects

Lee Kuan Yew 'nepotism': PM Lee Hsien Loong is history says opposition leader Kenneth Jeyaretnam

No let-up in surge to pay respects

“I thought that dawn had come to the political landscape of Singapore”

Lee Kuan Yew Is Finally Dead!

After Lee, no sign of welcome home for Singapore's dissidents

Lee Kuan Yew death: Beyond the queuing mourners, dissent reigns online

Kuan Yew and I – by Mahathir Mohamad

Critics call Singapore an autocracy. But I never felt more free than when I lived there.

Singapore is not an autocracy, but we’re not free either

By gum, the West is wrong about Singapore

Lee Kuan Yew’s Son Faces a Changing Singapore

Singapore Schools Teach the ABCs of Lee Kuan Yew

Let’s acknowledge Lee Kuan Yew’s full legacy – the warts along with the achievements

Critical Battles: Letting go of past, but not forgetting it

Mr Lee Kuan Yew a good man, a good husband, a good father and grandfather, says son Hsien Yang in eulogy

Mr Lee Kuan Yew would always be my teacher, says Goh Chok Tong in eulogy

Mr Lee Kuan Yew lived to see his life’s work come to fruition: PM Lee Hsien Loong

10 moving eulogies delivered at funeral service of Mr Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew death: Can Lee Hsien Loong take Singapore into the future?

Singapore Turns Out for Lee Kuan Yew’s Funeral

15 police reports filed over teen's online video allegedly celebrating Mr Lee Kuan Yew's death -

Lee Kuan Yew eulogized at funeral as architect of Singapore

Lee Kuan Yew Remembered as Singapore’s ‘Father’ at State Funeral

Lee Kuan Yew: Singapore holds funeral procession

Lee Kuan Yew: On the Singapore streets for the funeral

Lee Kuan Yew: Which way now for Singapore?

Kim Jong-un impersonator disrupts Hong Kong broadcast of Lee Kuan Yew's funeral

Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew, Korea's Park Chung-Hee -- Two Dictatorial Leaders With One Basic Agenda

Thousands line streets for Lee Kuan Yew's funeral procession in Singapore

Video interviews of mourners

Eulogy by Mr Li Shengwu at Cremation Service of the Late Mr Lee Kuan Yew

Eulogy by Mr Li Hongyi at Cremation Service of the Late Mr Lee Kuan Yew

Excerpt of Eulogy by Dr Lee Wei Ling at Cremation Service of the Late Mr Lee Kuan Yew