Tag Archives: Thai-military

Thailand – toppling a democratically elected government.

The best article I have seen recently about the confused state of politics in Thailand was in the London Review of Books. It was written Richard Lloyd Parry. See link below.  John Menadue ​ http://www.lrb.co.uk/v36/n12/richard-lloydparry/the-story-of-thaksin-shinawatra

Posted in International Affairs | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Thailand – toppling a democratically elected government.

Michael Kelly SJ: Chaos reigns in Bangkok

The fear of many Thais is that the country will end up like the Philippines – so laid back that nothing gets done, so corrupt that everyone stops trying, so mismanaged that there is misery for many just around the … Continue reading

Posted in International Affairs, Politics | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments