So call 'founder' of modern Singapore. Collaborated with the Japanese in WW II to gain power and made out he was hard done by the Malaysian federalists, when in fact he was begging for succession in order to gain power. Rules Singapore with an iron fist, quelling any freedom of thought. Made his own son the prime minister after he abdicated.
Lee Kuan Yew made his own son the prime minister after he abdicated, what we call nepotism, he calls 'creative industry'.
by GohChokTong March 01, 2008