Bangkok Floods and Politicians

Bangkok and Beijing: http://www.eeo.com.cn/ens/2012/0727/230751.shtml For the past four+ years, Bangkok has been under the intense direction of politicians who do not care much about the floods or the displacement of the poor because of the yearly natural disasters. 1. More photos of floods: http://www.bangkokpost.com/multimedia/photo/262540/flood-reaches-northern-bangkok 2. Bangkok’s governor must take responsibility for the floods in the […]

Thailand’s Yala and more violence

Police are investigating the roadside killing of three more people in Thailand’s Yala province after five policemen were slain in their vehicle earlier in the week. An unknown number of assailants gunned down two men, aged 52 and 61, as they were leaving their village on a motorcycle in Yala’s Bannang Sata district. Source: http://www.upi.com/Top_News/Special/2012/07/27/Thai-violence-in-Yala-claims-more-lives/UPI-34801343385000/?spt=hs&or=tn […]

Priewpan’s Hong Kong trip and the Democrats failure

The opposition Democrat Party’s legal team on Friday petitioned the Office of the Ombudsman to look into possible malfeasance by national police chief Priewpan Damapong for meeting with former PM Thaksin Shinawatra, a fugitive from the law, in Hong Kong earlier this week. Source: http://www.bangkokpost.com/breakingnews/304607/possible-malfeasance-charges-against-the-police-chief 1. Democrats does not seem to have any more political […]