Singapore’s litigious, leading (not-so-dynastic) family!

Past is prologue when it comes to Singapore’s litigious leaders as once again the International Herald Tribune (IHT) retreats from a profound’ commitment that journalists should “speak truth to power.”. Reporting on the case includes a redux of my own run-in with the Lee family.

As shown during a pair of court hearings, I was convicted of libel for authoring an IHT article even without mentioning Singapore nor (Senior Mentor; ex-Senior Minister, ex-Prime Minister) Lee Kuan Yew by name.

In the end, the episode led to my first book that dealt with authoritarian capitalism, an issue I discussed relating to China in my previous posting.

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Content of "Natural Order" attempts to reflect the commitment of Universidad Francisco Marroquin to support the development of a society of free & responsible individuals. The principal commentator for this blog is Christopher Lingle.

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