Mr. Lee Kuan Yew's apparent loss of speech in cross-examination by Dr. Chee Soon Juan,
secretary-general of the Singapore Democratic Party, if true, is really hilarious. It does bear
a remarkable resemblance to the parable of David and Goliath. Dr.Chee, his unhinged image
notwithstanding, has the making of a kingslayer.
Our independent press was exemplary in considering that this item was not in the public
interest to be published. We are indeed fortunate to have an independent press that decides
what we should or should not see which is said to be conducive to the building of a democratic