Some of the dead became heroes and some were treated like criminals, while those who did not die have to live with their wounds and disabilities.
The Future Forward Party, the third largest in Thailand, was dissolved by the constitutional court on February 21. This is the latest measure against forces that have been opposing the military’s intervention in democracy in the country
Is it alleged that the attack has its roots in the problem of businesses inside the military and the use of state land, as well as abuses of power by commanding officers.
Bangkok’s Wachirabenchathat (Roi Fai) park reverberated with ‘Prayuth, get out!’ and ‘long live democracy’ slogans as participants of the run demanded the restoration of democracy in Thailand and an end to the rule of former military general, Prayuth Chan-ocha
The Southern Peasants’ Federation of Thailand (SPFT), a landless peasants’ organization, organized a Children’s Day event for the children of its militants
The federations have come together under the banner of ‘People’s Movement for a Just Society’, to demand an end to the killings of farmers and the witch-hunting of peasants’ organizations
This episode looks at the anti-military protests in Sudan, recent developments in Thailand’s National Human Rights Commission, and Guatemala’s March for Dignity, Life, and Justice.
Angkhana Neelapaijit is under investigation for being “biased” against the ruling junta, the National Council for Peace and Order
Over the past five years, the junta has put in place a constitution which consolidates its position in the governance. However, a series of protests and the emergence of a new political force indicates that resistance will continue to attempts by the military to maintain its power
Hakeem al-Araibi, who was given asylum in Australia in 2014, was persecuted for his criticism of the Bahraini government’s suppression of protests in 2011. His was detained in Thailand for 76 days following an extradition request by the Bahrain
After six postponements since 2015, when the elections were promised, and endless protests, the government finally called for polls. The latest round of protests were held in January