Hock Lee Bus Riots

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Days Of Rage:

Hock Lee Bus Riots

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On 12th May 1955, Singapore is engulfed in a night of danger, despair and death - this is Black Thursday. It stemmed from a union dispute with the Hock Lee Bus Company, which descended from strike action into a full blown riot.


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