Monday, 23 March 2015
Lee Kuan Yew Tribute
Power and politics. The ethics of the state are distinct from the ethics of humanity. Those who do not or cannot partake in the struggle for power can only hope that, amidst the chaos, the biggest badass that remains standing has his own interests aligned as much as possible with the public's. And for better or worse, we've had a pretty decent run.
To your guile, cunning, foresight, political acumen, and leadership, here's a toast. Have a good rest, old man.