I Not Stupid 小孩不笨 – 20 Years Later

My thoughts on I Not Stupid 小孩不笨 and Singaporean society 20 years after the film was released (from an Asian Australian perspective).

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The Importance of Mandarin & Bilingualism: Lee Kuan Yew (李光耀)

Born to English speaking parents, Lee Kuan Yew never grasped Chinese and felt it to be a source of humiliation and inadequacy. Despite being educated in the UK and forcing Singapore to use English as a common language, he later in life decided that Mandarin was important. Not only because of the rise of China, but to understand his roots and reclaim his heritage.

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