Category Archives: protests

Chang Noi Reconciliation on action replay

Reconciliation on action replay By Chang Noi Published on July 26, 2010 The committees created in the cause of reconciliation have run into a lot of flak. For being too yellow in hue. For proposing to take far too long. … Continue reading

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poor versu rich bulsit survey

http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/local/187738/level-field-key-to-equality-reforms Level field ‘key to equality reforms’ SEMINAR SAYS INEQUITY IN SHARING OF NATIONAL RESOURCES AT HEART OF CRISIS Published: 25/07/2010 at 12:00 AM Newspaper section: News The main focus of national reforms should be ensuring equal access to national … Continue reading

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Almost a failed state; surely a failed conscience

SIDELINES Almost a failed state; surely a failed conscience By Sopon Onkgara The Nation It’s not yet two months since the mayhem, arson and other crimes committed by red-shirt mobs. Some of the ringleaders are gaining experience of life in … Continue reading

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Fighting over Democracy

http://www.epw.in/uploads/articles/12971.pdf commentary december 13, 2008 EPW Economic & Political Weekly 18 Thailand: Fighting over Democracy Pasuk Phongpaichit, Chris Baker The turmoil in Thailand has drawn into its fold the rural masses, a minority urban middle class and the military, not … Continue reading

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pad military

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7762806.stm How did Thai protesters manage it? By Jonathan Head BBC News, Bangkok Some say the PAD should be viewed as a military organisation Claiming victory, the yellow-clad hordes from the People’s Alliance for Democracy (PAD) rolled up their mats … Continue reading

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pad violence

http://www.bangkokpost.com/021208_News/02Dec2008_news07.php Call to stop violent attacks on journalists Media organisations condemn harassment [by PAD} Five media organisations have slammed several instances of violence and intimidation towards journalists. Journalistsand photographers atDonMueang airport as they cover the People‚Äôs Alliance for Democracy protest … Continue reading

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PM looks on bright side of red shirt rally

http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/politics/39102/pm-looks-on-bright-side-of-red-shirt-rally PM looks on bright side of red shirt rally Violence is proven not to be the answer Published: 21/06/2010 at 12:00 AM Newspaper section: News The protest by the red shirts provides the country with an occasion when a … Continue reading

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