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Is there truth to the notion that 70% of Singaporeans are daft?

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by Augustine Low

It is said time and again that 70% of Singaporeans are daft (or stupid) – the 70% who invariably vote for the People’s Action Party.

Remarks by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong seem to most remarkably lend credence to this notion.

In an interview with CNN journalist Christiane Amanpour on whether Singapore could open up more in terms of free speech, PM Lee, in a roundabout response, said the political scene is the way it is because of how Singaporeans voted.

“When does it change? It changes when the Singapore electorate decides that this Government is not serving their interests . . . and then it will be a different scene.”

In short,........

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