Donald Trump is the embodiment of everything Singapore taught me to fear about democracy — Quartz

Growing up in Singapore, the ideals of liberal Western democracy were not held in the same high esteem as they are in the US. “The exuberance of democracy leads to undisciplined and disorderly conditions which are inimical to development,” Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first prime minister, is often quoted as saying. On Nov. 8, Americans…

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