What Transparency International says about Thaksin will shock you

Introduction: Most neutral observer of Thailand says, everything about Thailand have been corrupted by Thai politics and have split everything into sides. The situation is commonly called, the “Great Thai Political Divide.” That “Thai Divide”, have resulted in the following: Judges have played a key role in Thailand’s political conflict since King Bhumibol Adulyadej called on…

Thaksin: Hero of Financial Crisis? or Populous Madness?

Introduction: I have never seen anything like it in my life! At a press conference, attended by the IMF head, during the Thai financial crisis, Thai journalist were practically, yelling obscenity at the IMF chief. Equally astonishing, Suthichai Yoon, chief editor of the Nation Group, a media group in Thailand, calls Thaksin‘s populous policies, quote: “Wet Dreams.” (Up-Dated) Suthep…

Thaksin’s War on Drugs: How HRW & AFP made-up 1,000s killed

Introduction: Mark Twain says, quote: “If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you’re mis-informed.” On Thaksin’s Drug War, most news outfit says: …In February 2003, the Thai government, under then Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, launched a ‘war on drugs’, purportedly aimed at the suppression of drug trafficking and the…

Assassination Attempts on Thaksin: Real News or Fake News?

Introduction: Towards to end of the year, like most people, I began to make plans for the holidays and was in a joyous mood. The year 2009 was coming to a close. I was on Twitter, talking to a number of friends. Then suddenly, Thaksin, Thailand’s former Prime Minister, exploded on twitter with activity. “ขอบคุณมากครับที่อวยพรผมก่อนใครเลย เช่นกันครับปีใหม่ฟ้าใหม่…