Monthly Archives: May 2010

The Red Shirts in Bangkok- The Yellow Shirts Spoil the fun, Alien(a)nation and Is the way out the way forward?

The red shirt protest is running out of steam, there are only about 5,000 protestors left in Bangkok. The military and military force is the ultimate decider in the standoff- the military is backing the government, at least in appearance. … Continue reading

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Red Shirts Protest in Bangkok- This is the Military Attire?

Bamboo and tire blockades, fighting with slingshots, how much weirder can things get? Much more. Guns and pink flip flops- or, seeing this is Bangkok – real guns and pink flip flops.Worn by the military? In battle with the Red … Continue reading

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Red Shirts In Bangkok- May 1, 2010

The PM of Thailand was on the BBC show Hardtalk, a brief video of how uncomfortable it was: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/programmes/hardtalk/8648639.stm He continued to say that “things are getting better”. Really? This is better: Sorry PM, but that is comedy. Thai people- … Continue reading

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