Economics: Hit with “Judicial Coup” double whammy, Thailand skid towards a recession (Up-Date 2)

Perhaps “Spinning A Presentable Face” Thailand’s Central Bank governor, Prasarn, told the Bangkok Post yesterday, quote: “The Thai economy can withstand the prolonged domestic political uncertainties in the short run thanks to the country’s strong fundamentals.” That political crisis, says Gwynne Dyer, a syndicated columnist in some 50 countries, on May 08, 2014, is about,…

Humanity: “Hate Speech” in Thai politics? Origin & Development in the Thai army chief, Prayuth case (Up-Dated)

What is “Hate Speech?” In trying to explain the origin and development, one explanation, is that hate sppech is like a science laboratory, where “Fire” is apply to “Ignorance” meaning, ignorance is heated up, and the result, is “Hate Speech.” If you know Thailand, there is a state above the state or what many say,…

Democracy: Reuters’ insight! “Is the Thai crisis about democracy vs dictatorship?” (Up-Dated)

The Thai crisis is difficult for many to understand. The Shinawatra Family for example, is worth US$ billions, very much the same as the core supporter of the Bangkok establishment, being they too are worth US$ billions. So many in Thailand and globally, says the Thai crisis, is about the rising news wealth against old…

National Security: How involved is Thai Army chief, Prayuth, in arming Fascist Suthep’s movement ?

Thailand’s most popular and respected weekly magazine, Matichon Weekly, cover for this week, is a picture of Thai army chief Prayuth, imposed on a back-ground of split in the middle Red Color and Yellow Color, where of course, in Thailand, Red means democracy, liberty and justice and Yellow means traditional elite. On the cover of…

Democracy: Thaksin latest words; “Negotiation OK, Forget Democracy Not OK”

Former Thai prime minister, Thaksin Shinawatra latest words, reports Bangkok Post last week, wants the political conflict to be resolved at the negotiating table. Bangkok Post quoted the words of Thaksin’s legal adviser Noppadon Pattama a few days ago. Bangkok Post reports Mr Noppadon, who confirmed Thaksin visited neighbouring Myanmar last week, said Thaksin expressed…

History: Tracing Thailand’s current explosive political situation; now back to origin

Introduction: The Thai political mess has heated to the boiling point again, with Abhisit‘s Dems leading about 15,000 to 25,000 protesters at the Democracy Moniment, where years earlier, Abhisit’s dems went killing many protesters there. Abhisit’s Dems of course, serves the anti Democracy Thai elite establishment. The Abhisit’s Dems gathering at the Democracy Monument, in…