Souless In Singapore?

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There was a worldwide outcry when Hongkong police used tear gas on peaceful and orderly pro-democracy protesters on 28th September 2014. Then, on 3rd October, “pro-government thugs” were reported to have provoked the protesters. Scuffles and shouting matches started to mar the most “gentlemanly” protest. In fact, the orderly, “gentlemanly” nature of this protest started… Continue reading Souless In Singapore?

Book And Counter Book

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It’s rather insulting when your friends who don’t know you better think that you’re just being reckless and ignorant when you publish your books without first obtaining a “permit”. I guess it may have something to do with people who are so “specialised” in their field that they assume that you too know nothing outside… Continue reading Book And Counter Book

Human Shields & Political Pawns

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We’ve all heard about human shields in recent wars, but this strategy goes way back to ancient China. During the period of the Three Kingdoms when the people were suffering from natural and administrative disasters, moral authority made a very big difference in one’s ability to garner support from the populace. When Cao Cao invited… Continue reading Human Shields & Political Pawns