Asian Gay Culture and Western Influences – Part 4

Singapore – Cruisy and Free but within Limits
Singapore is a multi-cultural society with majority Chinese population. It had developed economically as a British colony, part of what were termed the Straits Settlements – a tripartite trading centre along with Malacca and Penang. As the British withdrew from their Empire, Singapore was given a degree of self-governance in 1959. The leader of the majority party, English-educated Lee Kuan-yew, felt that Singapore could not possibly exist on its own.
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So he went into a formal alliance with his Malayan neighbours to the north

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