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Junta's Coffee Coercion

By Pravit Rojanaphruk
​Senior Staff Writer

Opinion: When is Endgame in the Fight for Thai Democracy?

Emboldened by Marvel’s latest superhero movie “Avengers: Endgame”, some Thais are calling for the democracy struggle in Thailand to also reach its climax.

Opinion: The Short-sighted Hunt for Anti-Monarchists

The lese majeste law may be draconian – but it’s still better than enforced disappearance or extrajudicial killings.
Protesters march on the streets against an extradition bill in Hong Kong on Sunday, June 16, 2019. Photo:Vincent Yu / AP

Opinion: Protests in Hong Kong, Empty Streets in Bangkok

As an estimated 1 million protesters in Hong Kong took to the streets this week to prevent China from compromising their judicial system, I...

Navigating China’s New Silk Road

By Liu MingKang and Wenzhi Lu
Project Syndicate

BEIJING – Since its introduction by Chinese President Xi Jinping in 2013, the “one belt, one road” initiative – an ambitious plan to revitalize the ancient Silk Road overland and maritime trade routes linking East and West – has attracted considerable attention. And for good reason: The project, which involves more than 60 countries and quite a few international organizations, implies unprecedented opportunities – and challenges.

Letters To Editors: 13 May 2013

Trang Railway complaintsDear respected editor of Khaosod,My wife lives in Trang and I have to use the Bkk-Trang rapid train quite frequently since I...

Opinion: Beijing Ambition in South China Sea Shows Its Disregard for Int’l Laws

As the world focuses on the fight against COVID-19, the People’s Republic of China (PRC) is exploiting others’ distraction to extend its bullying campaign in the South China Sea.

Questions For the Coup Enablers

Tuesday will begin a fifth year under military rule for Thailand. There are many aspects to contemplate, but one worth reflecting deeply and honestly upon are the people who opposed Yingluck Shinawatra and Thaksin Shinawatra.
People celebrate Tuesday after divers evacuate some of the 12 boys and their coach trapped at Tham Luang cave in the Mae Sai district of Chiang Rai province. Photo: Sakchai Lalit / Associated Press

Thailand Needs Another Miracle to Complete Cave Rescue

Thank you, all of you. You have shown how concern for fellow human beings transcends creed and race.

Death of The Nation As We Knew it

“Editor for Life” was what I used to think of The Nation co-founder Suthichai Yoon, a larger-than-life figure gifted in ...

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