Thaksin Continues His Attempt to Ruin Thailand

Just when things had settled down in Bangkok it appears that Thaksin Shinawatra is once again attempting to tear Thailand apart.  I just saw this item on the Bangkok Post’s website: Sondhi Limthongkul, the Manager media mogul and founder of the People’s Alliance for Democracy, survived an assassination attempt Friday that police said left him […]

Thailand Tightens the Noose Around Thaksin’s Neck

I was pleased to see this piece in today’s Bangkok Post: Thaksin’s passport revoked, retains citizenship The passport of fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra has been revoked for his role in inciting the protests that caused the cancellation of the weekend Asia summit in Pattaya and subsequent rioting, the chief government spokesman said on […]

I’ve Had it with Thaksin’s Escapades in Thailand

You may have noticed that I haven’t posted for awhile.  We’ve gotten settled back into our lives in the states for the spring and summer.  But I’ve been reading about the daily political news coming out of Thailand and I’ve stayed silent.  I can’t be silent any more.  Thaksin Shinawatra is ruining Thailand. Now Thaksin […]