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Who cut the forests?

Self-appointed Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-ocha has an opinion on pretty much everything. As The Dictator his opinion is widely heard even if his opinions are those of a cloistered military bureaucrat with little knowledge of real life. 629 more words

Hunting and hating Pavin

The Dictator and his minions are very angry with Pavin Chachavalpongpun.

Already living in exile in Japan because the military junta withdrew his passport and charged him with lese majeste, Pavin has been a regular commentator on the monarchy, the military and politics. 182 more words

In campaign mode

Whenever Surin Pitsuwan gets into the public spotlight it is a pretty good bet that he is in campaign mode. Last time he surfaced in domestic politics… 426 more words

Rose on monarchy and the right to criticize

As we sometimes do, we post a comment from Chatwadee Rose Amornpat, accused of lese majeste in Thailand and writing from the UK. We don’t always agree with Rose’s commentary, but she deserves to be heard: 1,156 more words

Prem and holes in the road

The Nation will probably fix this story, but at present it appears as a strange combination of stories. Or perhaps Prem was found in a hole? 224 more words

Speculating on succession and conflict

Shawn Crispin has been reporting from Thailand for many years, and has usually published at Asia Times Online, often providing discussion of conspiracies and fears amongst member of ruling elites. 607 more words

Further updated: A year under the military boot II

In an article first titled “Thaksin: 2014 Coup Makers Helped by ‘Palace Circle’,” Khaosod has been forced to censor its reporting and now headlines the article “ 880 more words