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…

Thailand’s junta spokesman? An Intelligence Officer who Directs Foreign Liaison (Embassies) Division

It is a stark contrast between German’s news unit, DW, on Human Rights Watch saying, quote: “Thai junta has ‘severely harmed’ faith in democracy” and Scoop News, headline on the Thai junta spokesman, Werachon, saying “Don’t Say “Coup Destroying Democracy” in Thailand. Meet Werachon, the Thai junta spokesman, that is a character, right out of…

Free media a necessity for reconciliation in Thailand, says global press alliance

Thailand moved deeper into Orwell’s 1984 today. Thailand’s government public relations TV, NBT, news director was removed for airing anti-coup news today (source). The news director of the state-run NBT television station was abruptly removed today for broadcasting a news item which was deemed opposing the National Council for Peace and Order. The station director,…

Thailand’s entertainment giant, RS, not happy with junta’s free World Cup happiness campaign

Thailand’s entertainment giant, RS, not happy with junta’s free World Cup happiness campaign. Thailand’s entertainment giant, RS, where its Investor relations says the firm would like to inspire everyone to share and forward happiness, is not happy with Prayuth’s junta “Free World Cup” campaign to bring happiness to Thailand. Prayuth, part of the Bangkok elite establishment…