Happy 50th Birthday, Singapore

WHEREAS it is the inalienable right of a people to be free and independent. AND WHEREAS Malaysia was established on the 16th day of September, 1963, by a federation of existing states of the Federation of Malaya and the States of Sabah, Sarawak and Singapore into one independent and sovereign nation. AND WHEREAS it was […]

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Singapore National Day, Love and National Night

August 9 is Singapore National Day, the celebration of the anniversary of the painful independence from Malaysia in 1965. I say painful because there is every evidence that Singapore wanted to make the union work. Lee Kuan Yew’s obvious distress at the parting of ways with Malaya is plain to see: History is now testimony to […]

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