Colonial Era

 
We have come to rely too much on the government and expect it to fix every problem, such as too expensive flats, for us. Photo: Bloomberg

Young should take real risks before fighting for democracy

You know why we are always rounding on our government? It's not just because it's undemocratic. Are we unfree and oppressed? Actually, we are freer and richer than most full democracies. What we don't admit is that we have come to rely too much on the government and expect it to fix every problem for us, right now!

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