Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
Chee Yik-wai
Opinion

Opinion

Chee Yik-wai

Covid-19 protests show tug of war between individual rights and collective responsibility

  • Across the West, people enjoy liberties but chafe against restrictions. In Asia, many accept sacrifices for the collective good but this risks dissatisfaction, which destabilises society
  • The key is in finding the right balance that best suits the country and its people

Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
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