More court postponement on prosecution of PAD for terrorism

The Criminal Court of Thailand has postponed until Dec 2, once again, the examination of evidence and testimonies from the 96 People’s Alliance for Democracy (PAD) defendants charged in eight separate cases over the seizure of Don Mueang and Suvarnabhumi airports in November and December 2008. They are charged with offences including terrorism, illegal assembly, use […]

Is Abhisit’s in love with “Civil War”?

Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva warned of a bid to use a legal avenue to clear all obstacles for the return of former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, saying the move could lead to “civil war”. Abhisit should know about war. Under his regime, he personally saw to the worsening of relations between Cambodia and Thailand […]

The Face Behind “V for Thailand”

The ‘V for Thailand’ or infamously called the “White Mask” group has announced their decision to temporarily halt their planned rallies. The group has proven to be ineffective in garnering a united stand on their issues. Weekend protests have led many to think that the group is championed by ultra-nationalists, neo-fascists (Pitak Siam) and communists. […]

V for Thailand: It’s Time for a Reality Check

Democracy is about the just rule of the majority in an accountable system of governance but in spite of that the White Mask demonstrators are calling to ignore the results of the 2011 elections and in the hope to install their own “rule by the minority” concept of administration.  

Masked Mobs at Central World, Bangkok

Many Bangkokians would not call it an invasion, and with the 700 policemen on duty to supervise the peace, the numbers of white-masked PAD demonstrators were not intimidating to the capital city of Thailand. The leadership and motivation which drives the mob was rumored to be related to a leftist group of “forest monks” called […]

On the Offensive: Military Snipers during 2010 Crackdown

Former PM Abhisit Vejjajiva had called in army to crack down on the Red Shirt demonstrators in Bangkok. Snipers were deployed to shoot-and-kill. Nearly 100 people died and over 2000 people were injured, while Abhisit hid in the military barrack.   โดนยิงตายกว่า 100 ศพ บาดเจ็บกว่า 2000 คน ยังมารวมตัวชุมนุมกันอีก…อย่างนี้ต้องจ้างเท่าไหร่? tfn5.info/board/index.ph… twitter.com/thomasFATCAT/s… — ThaiFreeNews (@thomasFATCAT) May 19, […]