Originally posted on Thailand News:
It is in the news today. Wonderful news. The former Prime Minister of Thailand, Abhisit, is to face a charge of murder over the death of a taxi driver. The victim was shot by the military during the crackdown of the Red Shirt rallies in 2010. Abhisit, who was responsible…

Ex-PM Abhisit faces murder charges over Red Shirt crackdown in Bangkok

It is in the news today. Wonderful news. The former Prime Minister of Thailand, Abhisit, is to face a charge of murder over the death of a taxi driver. The victim was shot by the military during the crackdown of the Red Shirt rallies in 2010. Abhisit, who was responsible for the crackdown, must face […]

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Democrats escaping public scrutiny of their own foul deeds

The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) of Thailand is planning to investigate alleged corruption on the ministers of Yingluck’s government. Two sub-committees were set up to probe the allegations in a petition submitted by a group of MPs from the Democrat Party. NACC plans to look into the unsupported corruption claims with the trade of rice to the […]

Cathay Drama: Coffee Threat and Hate

Hate crime. Compulsive mental illness. These would be what came to my mind when I read the news about Cathay Pacific flight attendant who wanted to embarrass and possibly harm the daughter of the former Prime Minister during her trip from Bangkok to Hong Kong. You can find more stories on: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20582980 http://www.smh.com.au/travel/travel-incidents/cathay-flight-attendant-coffee-threat-on-exthai-pms-daughter-20121204-2as5q.html The culture of […]

Thailand Overcoming Bouts of Fascism

General Boonlert Kaewprasit, the former leader of Pitak Siam (Protect Siam) and a retired Thai military officer left his smudge on the history of Thailand for his neo-fascist goals and the violent rally in Bangkok on November 24, 2012. He called for the removal of Prime Minister’s government, initially through military intervention, and when the […]