Disgraced Thai Cartoonist Facing Defamation Charges

Cartoonist Somchai Katanyutanant, infamously known by both fans and readers by his pseudonym Chai Rachawat, reported to Metropolitan Police Division 1 on Monday morning to hear defamation charges filed against him by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. Somchai is employed by Thai Rath, seen by many as a semi-tabloid newspaper. According to the news, “people turned up […]

Updates about CNN iReport “Anti-Democracy Movement in Bangkok”

Update: June 18, 2013 The latest screen shot of my iReport CNN. Please visit my other two posts: 1. Thai Communists Petitioning Against Democracy 2. Armed Masked Demonstrators in Bangkok TQ ka. —   In my iReport CNN, I said: Many Bangkokians would not call it an invasion, and with the 700 policemen on duty to supervise […]

Thailand PM Yingluck Shinawatra’s Speech in Mongolia

  Statement of Her Excellency Ms. Yingluck Shinawatra Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand at the 7th Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, 29 April 2013 ——————————–   Mr. Chairman, Excellencies, Delegates to the Conference, Ladies and Gentlemen, I wish to begin by expressing my appreciation to His Excellency the President […]