Coup Culture: Prayuth’s 1,000 Movie Screens vs Human Rights Watch! Who Wins?

Several local press reported today, that the Thai junta, excited by the success of screening a “Guts and Glory” war movie with “Kings and Massive Patriotism” for Thais to see, for free in modern movie theater across Thailand, is planning to show the movie, at some 1,000 mobile movie screen, across Thailand. The screening of…

Voice of America journalist: “Sources tell me they expect State Dept to blacklist Thailand”

Thailand’s slave labor has been around and reported for years now. Perhaps finally, Thailand will pay a price, by going on a USA black-list. Responding to the black-list threat, today, the Thai junta spokesman, said the blacklist impact on Thailand’s overall economy will be minimal, but may impact global consumers perception. Steve Herman, Voice of…

Thailand’s junta sever Yunnan-Singapore High Speed Rail project

Thailand’s junta regime postponed Yunnan-Singapore high speed rail project! The Thai junta has approved a US$100 billion deal for infrastructure development, however cutting out High Speed Rail (HSR) that the Yingluck Shinawatra government approved. The result is the cancellation of China’s dream of a “Yunnan Singapore High Speed Network”. AP, the wire service, reports:  “The…

The latest victim of Prayuth’s junta abuse? 1,000s of Cambodian migrant workers

The Prayuth junta is off to a nasty start, as far as human rights are concerned. After being blasted by the UN and Asian high commissions for human rights violation, related the junta crack-down on anti-coup protesters, the junta tool Thailand straight into another human rights crisis, with Thailand being the only country globally, refusal…

“We are an economic force to reckon with,” Thai junta threat the world

“We are an economic force to reckon with,” says Sihasak Phuangketkeow, Thailand’s Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs, at the ongoing Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, meaning, Thailand is threatening the globe, with its economic power. Before the Thai 2014 Thai Coup, Thailand’s junta head, Prayuth, said over and over, “There will be no coup, and a…