UNICEF urges “child-free” protest sites after violence claims three young lives

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) today urged the Government, pro- and anti-government protest leaders and parents to protect children by keeping them away from all protest sites after the latest round of deadly political violence claimed the lives of three children and severely injured two others. A 5-year-old girl was killed when gunmen attacked […]

Thai PM Yingluck Rejects Fascists Demand to Resign

Thai Caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra vowed on Monday not to resign despite the continuing pressure from anti-democracy street mob protests. The army chief reiterated that the military has no plan to intervene to end the political stalemate. Ms. Yingluck calls upon dialogue and peace, and appeals on all sides to stop the violence. “I […]

Nearly Everyone Knows the PDRC Protesters are Armed

A Thai state-owned public broadcaster, MCOT, released the following news:- Thailand’s army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha today called on the government to urgently end the widening use of weapons to attack protesters, judges, independent agencies and state office buildings. He said the use of weapons, whether on protesters or the authorities, was a serious offence against the […]

The Price of Fascism and Political Ambition

A six-year-old girl injured by the grenade explosion near Big C Supercenter at Ratchaprasong on Sunday afternoon died on Monday morning, Ramathibodi Hospital said. I condemn this cowardly attack. This terrible act is a serious violation of human rights and must stop. Caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck has also said this many times. All political grievances […]

Conspiracy of Democrat-controlled Bangkok

CCTV at Asoke and Ratchaprasong – both rally sites in Bangkok – pointed upwards. (See: picture) Surveillance of the city is the responsibility of Democrat-controlled ‎Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA). ‎For more than 8 years, the people of Thailand’s capital city have seen increase of crime and corruption. BMA as a governing body has failed to […]

8 injured in Bangkok explosion

A bomb exploded near BIG C, at close proximity of the PDRC stage at Ratchaprasong intersection; at least 8 people were injured in this cowardly attack on Sunday. Bangkok has turned into a battleground ever since the People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) has denounced electoral solutions. Mr. Suthep Thaugsuban, a former Member of Parliament for […]

Threats of Civil War in the Name of Peace?

The political crisis in Thailand, mostly disgruntled middle-class anti-government protesters from Bangkok and the south, has placed the People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) against supporters of the Prime Minister from the rural north and northeast of the nation. Both sides have blamed the other, and a hidden third hand, for instigating and continuing the violence. […]