“He depicted himself as a feminist, as someone who believes in indigenous reconciliation, and then you have two of his top female Cabinet ministers resign, and they are depicting him in a very different light.”
OTTAWA – There’s no money, no sex and nothing illegal happened. This is what passes for a scandal in Canada? U.S. President Donald Trump has been engulfed in allegations involving possible collusion with Russia and secret payments to buy the silence of a porn star. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is facing a controversy that […]
Thailand will go through the motions of free elections in March, but the likely result will be entrenched authoritarian rule and further instability
BANGKOK – After nearly five years under Military Junta rule, Thailand will hold national elections on March 24th, which could be a turning point for a country that has been considered one of the most stable states in Southeast Asia despite weathering nearly two decades of political strife. More likely, though, the elections will further […]
If convicted under the draconian law, the trio face hefty fines and up to five years in jail.
BANGKOK – Thailand’s Royal Thai police on Monday charged members of a new progressive party led by a maverick 39-year-old tycoon with spreading “false” information about the ruling junta in a Facebook live broadcast. Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit was charged under the Computer Crime Act alongside two other members of the “Future Forward” party over a weekly […]