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Voranai: Why #WeDon’tWantSrivara

Society is getting fed up with grumpy old men in uniforms suffering from delusions of self-importance and incurably rude behavior.

SOS for China’s SOEs

BEIJING — China’s economic slowdown has been the subject of countless debates, discussions, articles, and analyses. While the proposed remedies vary considerably, there seems to be a broad consensus that the illness is structural. But while structural problems, from diminishing returns to capital to the rise in protectionism since the global economic crisis, are certainly acting as a drag on growth, another factor has gone largely unnoticed: the business cycle.

The Artistic Side of Thai Political Crisis

By Pravit Rojanaphruk
Senior Staff Writer

Khaosod English Clarifies Usage Of "Stupid Bitch"

In an article published yesterday, we translated former Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva's now-controversial remark about Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra as "stupid bitch". The original...

A Reception with Vasan Sitthiket

One good thing about diplomatic receptions, besides nice drinks and canapes, is the bringing of unlike-minded invitees together. Nevertheless, you are not forced to...

Goodman vs. Badman IV: Clash of the Thaitans

For Thais, following the ongoing police-military blockade of Wat Dhammakaya by the regime is like watching a movie unfold. The problem is two competing sagas are unspooling in tandem, depending on your political and religious predispositions.

A New Year’s Contemplation

Some will observe New Year recovering from hangovers. Their passage of time marked by the fact that all they can recall is blurry due to intoxication, alcohol or not.

Editorial: 11 June 2013

Who Was Who In 2010 It is not surprising to see Mr. Suthep Thueksuban, former vice Prime Minister and former director of the so-called Center...

Thailand’s Aerobic Dictatorship

Dictatorship is about control. They control you through propaganda and fear. Dictatorship is most effective when it makes you obey without questioning its lack of legitimacy.

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