Myanmar Internet freer than Thailand’s: Freedom House

Thailand’s Dictator is changing the name of the ICT Ministry to the Ministry of Digital Economy development, but as the following article says, Thailand’s internet is less free than Myanmar’s internet these days. The following is from Prachatai (source) Myanmar Internet freer than Thailand’s: Freedom House Submitted by editor1 on Fri, 05/12/2014 – 11:14 Freedom…

A Dictator with insecurity? Dictator threatened media to stop “presenting news” about Thaksin

Seems like Thailand’s Dictator has an insecurity. Why must the news only report on the Dictator in positive light, and censor out news about Thaksin? Bangkok Coconut reports (source): On Thursday a cute photo of (former) Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, (former) Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, and Yingluck’s son cavorting with an adorable panda at a Chinese…

Dictator gets angry when asked about blocked internet and Facebook pages, like HRW

Andrew Stroehlein, European Media Director of Human Rights Watch & former Communications Director of Crisis Group,  covering human rights worldwide, media & conflict, says of Thailand’s Dictator, Prayuth’s words: Priceless! Thailand PM on why they’ve blocked HRW‘s website: “Go and read what they wrote.” Also, in another Orwell’s 1984twist, Thailand’s Dictator, insisted yesterday on his…

Ramkhamhaeng (created Thai alphabet) Uni students’ group issue statement: Election Now

Matichon reports (source) Ramkhamhaeng (a King who created Thai alphabet) University students blast back, at Thailand’s Education Ministry Permanent Secretary criticizing students for getting involved with politics, with a statement: “Stop everything & have an election.” The students, calling themselves, the Ramkhamhaeng Protectors of Democracy Group, exist within the university, where the university management and…